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River Rafting Long Route

An adventurous day on the river and rapids through the Oulanka National Park. The route follows the Kitka River from Juuma to Oulanka. The Oulanka National Park has the most beautiful landscapes and the biggest rapids in Kuusamo. We pass the biggest rapid, Jyrävä, by foot. White water classifications I–IV.

Unarmed Hunting Trip

A fascinating guided trip, where you can photograph and experience Finnish nature during winter. The trip includes accommodation in a double or single room, full board and a guided trip to the National Park. We will photograph animals and their traces, while an experienced guide provides information. The highlight is our "hunting trophy", which is cooked and enjoyed under the stars. After the trip you can look forward to a relaxing night in Loma-Raiso, sauna and a good night's sleep.

Accessible Guided Fishing Trip

Enjoy a 4-hour accessible guided fishing trip with us at Lake Kyyvesi, and we guarantee you a memorable catch. Our relaxed professional guide will teach you how to fish pike, perch, and zander. The boat is very stable thanks to its even base. Two wheelchairs fit on it at the same time, plus a maximum of 6 persons. Use of fishing equipment included.

Small Boat Cruises and Trips on Lake Saimaa

We offer a variety of different kind of short boat cruises and trips, such as a 30min cruise on the nearby waters of Lake Saimaa, 1h trip to the Rokansaari trenches, 90-minute Tour de Lintusalo and 120-minute Liittokivi Cruise. There's also a Rokansaari Island Trip that lasts between 3-4h and a Trip to Ruuho Islands also lasting between 3 to 4h.

Archipelago Experience in Helsinki

Helsinki has a magnificent seaside setting, although many visitors miss experiencing the beauty of its archipelago. Our package includes visits to 3 local islands: Vallisaari, which was just opened to the public in 2016, Suomenlinna, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a wonderful dinner on a tiny island overlooking the city. In addition, guests can experience the new-for-2016 Allas Sea Pools & Sauna, with its spectacular location beside the sea.

Northern Lights Safari

A memorable snowmobile safari in an enchantingly blue twilight forest. If the sky is clear and luck is on our side, you might see the Northern Lights and thousands of stars twinkling in the sky. The safari includes a break with hot juice for refreshment.

Nature Catch

We start our trip with a forest walk and depending on the season, we pick herbs, berries or mushrooms along our way. We have a break by the open fire where the guide will show you how to handle and use our catch. Lunch at a local cafeteria. After lunch, it’s time to start our kayaking trip. Previous experience is not necessary. After kayaking, we drive to the harbour in Lahti, where you have time to visit a café or do some shopping. Duration: 8 hours All kayaking equipment, as well as guiding, transport, and lunch included.

Relaxing Holiday at Metsäkartano

Relax at the Metsäkartano Resort in the Finnish Lakeland. This three day package includes skiing, snowshoeing, and kick sledding, partly guided and partly independent. Sensing and feeling the nature, good food and accommodation in one of our holiday apartments will guarantee a relaxing holiday.

Riverboat Cruise on the Tracks of Timber Rafting

Once upon a time there were many logs floating on the rivers of Kemijoki and Ounasjoki. Embark on the riverboat cruise and come to learn more about the timber rafting. We will cruise along the two famous rivers which used to be the route for the timber out of the woods to the mills. This excursion back to the old time will also give you the chance to admire the beautiful surroundings and Lappish nature.

Cooking on Open Fire

Cooking on the open fire is always a nice experience. Together we will prepare a 3-course Lappish dinner with local ingredients. You have a chance to hear memorable stories while the food is cooking. Once everything is ready, we will enjoy a tasty dinner and take in the incomparable atmosphere.

Kayaking Course in Wild Taiga

Hikes 'n Trails organises tours and training sessions for groups and individuals. For example, a two-day educational canoe trip with a single kayak or open canoe at the big wilderness lakes in Suomussalmi. During the trip, the participants will learn about Finnish nature, the basics of kayaking in two days, how to cook nice meals by the open fire and overnight in a tent or in a cottage in the beautiful Wild Taiga area.

Day Hike at Swamp Protection Area Siikaneva

This guided hiking tour takes you to the swamp protection area of Siikaneva. Its rural location near the Adventure Apes home base in Orivesi makes it the perfect location to unwind and enjoy the pure stillness of Finnish nature. Highlights include: -Private guide knowledgeable in the local flora and fauna -Experience the pure nature of the swamp -Relax in the silence of nature -Enjoy a full campsite meal around an open fire

Turku - Åland Islands Cruise

Day cruise to Mariehamn takes 12 hours. Spend a day in the archipelago – cruise with M/S Amorella from Turku to Mariehamn. In Mariehamn you change ships for the return trip with the new M/S Viking Grace. Enjoy the modern interior design, exciting restaurant concepts, and the largest floating tax-free shop in the world, combined with the beautiful scenery of the archipelago.

Sunset Sauna Cycle

This tour shows you what this sauna-frenzy nation of Finns is all about! In a magic evening of setting sun we cycle around Eastern side of Helsinki center to such neighborhoods like the hipster home Kallio, Kruununhaka full of Finnish history, and functionally modern Merihaka / Hakaniemi. We learn about sauna and the culture behind it while cycling around the recreational areas and islands close to the center of Helsinki. We also stop at one of the famous public saunas for a real bathing!

Savonlinna Charter Cruise during Savonlinna Opera Festival

See & experience Savonlinna in a new and comfortable way on a private cruise, VIP style. A small, comfortable eco-boat goes where big ships cannot go. You will see the old castle, old ships museum and nice islands. Skipper will entertain you with tales and insights of local history and the nature of Saimaa. Live accordion music during the cruise guarantees some of the best summer moments you will experience. Gourmet guests might want to pre-order an optional caviar & champagne service onboard.

Rowing Boat / Canoeing Trip

Enjoy a wonderful nature experience with a rowing boat/canoe. This 6-day trip is available in the summer and includes accommodation during the 1st and 5th night in a twin log granary, sauna, row boat/canoe, lifejacket and a map.

Kalajoki Nature and Culture Tour

Hike on ancient beach formations, sand dunes, forest trails and meandering river banks. Ride a bike along small roads and nature trails. See traces of local history, how a river can constantly change its course, sandbanks that lined ancient shores, and the living Finnish countryside. This three day tour includes accommodation and half board. You will be guided by a pre-programmed GPS device which acts as a map, compass and route description. A special Nature & Culture guide booklet with maps is also included.

Guided Nature Walks

Our guides will take you on safe hikes in the beautiful landscapes of Porosalmi. You can enjoy nature and fresh air while learning something new. A hike in the forest is calming, refreshing, and rejuvenating. It has been proven that being in nature contributes to your physical and mental wellbeing in many ways. You can choose from different themes. The guide will adjust the speed and length of the hike depending on the physical condition of the participants. Start your walk from Järvisydän or Porokylä. Book a guided walk from our sales office!

Discovering Porvoo and its Surroundings by Bike (2–3 Hours)

We will meet at the tourism information desk under Mannerheim’s avenue bridge where we will rent bicycles and helmets (included in our price). Then we will visit the old city of Porvoo and learn about Finnish history and culture. Afterwards we head towards to a small island situated 2 km south of Porvoo. There we will stop and walk into the forest to reach a birdwatching tower. There we can see a natural reserve with protected birds and a beautiful view of Porvoo. We will continue our promenade via Porvoo's skiing resort Kokonniemi before reaching Hammars.