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Afternoon Husky Safari in Ylläs

After a half an hour transfer to a local husky farm, we will meet the musher and his arctic dogs at his home. First we learn how to steer the husky sleigh and get on the path of the first explorers with a 10 km husky safari through the magnificent taiga forest. Two passengers are sharing the sleigh taking turns in driving. After the ride the musher tells about the life of the dogs by an open fire in a Lappish tepee where we enjoy a hot drink and biscuits.

Wintersporturlaub im Herzen Lapplands

Erkunden Sie die Wildnis Lapplands von unserem Juwel am Polarkreis aus. Im Winter und Frühling erwarten Sie unsere windgeschützten Skipisten oder Sie können ausgedehnte Langlauftouren unternehmen. Es stehen verschiedene Pisten für jedes Niveau zur Verfügung - Winterspaß für die ganze Familie ist garantiert. Auch andere Aktivitäten wie Motorschlitten-, Husky- und Rentiersafaris werden angeboten. Übernachten Sie in einem geräumigen, eleganten 35 m2 Zimmer der Luxuskategorie oder in einem gut ausgestatteten, 80 m2 großen Ferienapartment mit eigener Sauna.

Stand Up Paddling - a SUP lesson and a Trek

Paddle on Lake Lohja, around beautiful islands with cliffs and spruce forests. Lake Lohja is the biggest lake in southern Finland and it has versatile nature with the hazel and oak tree groves on its islands. You can book a 4 h basic lesson & a short trek or a whole-day trek. Our SUP instructor is lifeguard trained and ASI-certified professional instructor. Required: swimming ability. Wetsuit and other kit provided.

Snowshoe Trip to Ice Wall

Walking on deep snow with snowshoes is a fun and easy way to explore the Lappish nature. On this trip you can advance at your own pace so you will have as much time you wish to enjoy the scenery in peace.

Northern Lights Adventure – 3 nights

The Northern Lights Adventure package is perfect for a short stay in Finnish Lapland. Enjoy the landscape with snowmobiling, rush on Lake Inari with a team of huskies, and spend the night admiring the Aurora Borealis show. The package includes airport transfers from and to Ivalo airport, full board meals, accommodation, winter clothing, a husky safari, a snowmobiling safari, an Aurora camp, and aurora snowshoeing. We offer a variety of accommodation options, from hotel rooms to larger suites, log cabins, and Aurora Bubbles! Come and enjoy the wilderness with us!

Aurora Borealis Cruise

Evening begins with an exciting cruise on a safe and steady catamaran boat along beautiful rivers Kemijoki and Ounasjoki. Sit back, sip warm beverages, savour a snack and experience the night of the Arctic Circle while your guide steers the boat away from the city lights towards the best spots to observe Aurora Borealis. The boat offers spectacular 360 degrees view to the sky but pay attention, the aurora loves playing hide-and-seek; you never know when and where they can show up!

Scheduled Cruises on Lake Kallavesi

Everyday, up to 10 local cruises depart from the Kuopio harbour. The cruises travel on the beautiful Lake Kallavesi, where you can see plenty of nature, and charming small islands with Finnish cottages. Admire the beautiful views of Kuopio and historical landscapes from the lovely lake. Duration 1,5 - 2 hours.

Beaver Trip – Canoeing

Get familiar with the basics of indian canoeing and visit an area populated by beavers. The trip lasts about 2 hours and includes canoe hire for the rest of the day.

Weddings & Honeymoons

Kakslauttanen has been a popular wedding and honeymoon destination for years. Many people also come here to renew their vows. No matter how imaginative your wishes may be, we will tailor our services accordingly. You are most welcome to tie the knot here regardless of your religion. You’ll find the right kind of facility for your celebrations, whether for a small circle of close friends or for the entire extended family. Being hopeless romantics, we have designed and built a number of our accommodation facilities with newlyweds and other wedding travellers in mind.

Poronkusema

"Poronkusema" is a traditional Lappish measure of travel. In this program it means a 2 km long reindeer sledge ride with reindeer herders. You have also the possibility to visit and feed the reindeer.

Highlights of Lapland

The most complete Lapland experience mixed with Arctic relaxation. Hotel and Cabin Village Jeris offers Lappish highlights and easy access to the winter wilderness. We are situated at the beautiful shores of Lake Jeris, surrounded by magical winter forests, and next to the Pallas National Park. Huskies, reindeer, snowmobiles, snowshoes, cross-country skis and lunches around open campfires, in teepees and at the ice restaurant are all part of the Experience. And you still have time to relax in our Arctic Spa.

SUP Board Rentals

A super steady and versatile board for waves, cruising, yoga, rivers, anywhere! You will get a SUP board ready for use, a deserter strap, a high-quality adjustable Starboard paddle (adjustment range from children to adults), and a life jacket. The use of lifejackets is voluntary, but the use of deserter straps is mandatory. The boards are filled with air and pack into a small space. If you rent the set for at least one day, the package also includes a carrying pouch and an air pump.

Snowmobile Safari to a Husky Farm

This snowmobile safari heads north. On arrival at the husky farm, our means of transport change from snowmobiles to husky sleighs. After a 7 km drive, we have a coffee break. Then we return to Levi by snowmobile. The safari covers about 40 km by snowmobiles and 8 km by husky sleigh and lasts about 4 – 5 hours.

Relax: Hiking to five fells

Hotel Hullu Poro in the heart of Levi will be your base as you start your hiking to five different fells situated less than an hour’s car ride from Levi. The fells are Aakenus, Särkitunturi, Keimiö, Pallas and Kätkä or Lommoltunturi. All the fells allow you to experience the beautiful and breathtaking Lappish nature with clean, crisp air.

Summer Photo Tour: National Parks of Finland

Forests and lakes in the middle of summer, when forests are dark green and water in the lakes warm for swimming. You will be staying in cottages by the most beautiful lakes and have landscape and sunset photographing workshops in the National Parks of Repovesi, Linnansaari and Koli. Guided by landscape photographer Valentino Valkaj.

Paddling Tour in Lake Pielinen

On this tour you have an excellent possibility to paddle and see the beautiful landscape of North Karelia from a lake. We start from the shore of Hyvärilä and after paddling to Bomba, we have a break and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee and a little snack.

Winter at Hotel Kalevala

Hotel Kalevala is in a unique setting, where you can relax and unwind – an ideal retreat. You may start your cross country ski tour directly from the hotel's door, or book one of our guided winter activities and enjoy the Taiga winter. Activities are numerous, and can be arranged by the hotel for your convenience. They include cross-country skiing, snow shoeing, snowmobiling, husky safaris, and more. After a full day of activities, you can enjoy your evening at the lobby bar beside the fireplace, or relax in our wellbeing department.

Go To Nature – See the Nature Around Rovaniemi

The best part about Finnish Lapland is its wild nature, Arctic environment and world's purest and freshest air, water and forests. The silence of the surroundings in Lapland, the sound of the wind, the taste of free running water in clear springs and the smell of growing trees. We want to show you all of this on our short trip outside the city of Rovaniemi and experience the forest and all that it has to offer.

Husky Safari in a National Park in Ylläs

This husky safari is all about driving a husky sleigh! We drive by bus to a local husky farm where we first learn how to handle the husky sleigh and then head for the Pallas-Yllästunturi national park with the dogs. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery and the speed of the dogs. Halfway through, we will stop for snacks by an open fire and listen to the husky guide tell stories about the life of the dogs. After changing turns in driving we head back to the husky farm where it is time to pet the dogs and take pictures of those beautiful animals.

Relaxing Moments at Spa Hotel Kumpeli

Enjoy a relaxing holiday at the family-owned Spa Hotel Kumpeli, located in naturally beautiful Heinola, half an hour by car from Lahti. Your holiday includes a half-day church boat rowing tour with a relaxing walk and nature-themed mindfulness exercise, coffee or tea with traditional Finnish pancakes cooked on a campfire, a sunrise SUP tour and a 1-hour relaxation exercise of your choice.