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Experience memorable moments and the thrill of speed by sitting behind a husky team! After the safari, you’ll get to know the other residents of the kennel and enjoy warm juice by the fire.

Silverline Boat Route from Tampere to Hämeenlinna

Silverline operates on lake Pyhäjärvi and Vanajavesi from Tampere via Visavuori to Hämeenlinna. Along the route you can experience for example verdant Aulanko area, Lepaa vineyard and well-known Finnish sculptor Emil Wikström's studio. Silverline has fully licensed restaurant services on the boat.

Northern Lights Reindeer Trip

Would you like to feel the silence of the polar night and travel in the dark forest with the reindeer? Would you like to have a chance to hunt for the the Northern Lights in the middle of nowhere? if so, this trip will be perfect for you!

Kayaking Basics for Beginners

Kayaking is a natural way to explore Finland, the land of a thousand of lakes. Learn how to paddle safely and effectively with our experienced paddling instructors!

Nuuksio National Park

Within easy reach from Helsinki you can escape into wild natural settings and enjoy Finnish scenery at its best, with lakes, green forests and rigged crags. Pack your backpack for a memorable family picnic or campout. The nearby Finnish Nature Centre Haltia spotlights the best of Finland's natural treasures.

Visa-free cruise to Vyborg

See the Saimaa Canal and its eight locks on our 1-day visa-free cruise to Vyborg, Russia. Departures are from the lovely lakeside town Lappeenranta. In Vyborg you'll have a couple of hours to see the town until we return back to Lappeenranta in the evening.

One-Week Fishing Package

The Taiga Maja wilderness retreat is an excellent destination for your fishing holiday. You have the use of our rowing boats for the whole week and can try your luck at fishing on the nearby wilderness lakes. Electric outboard motors are also available. The fish species include whitefish, pike-perch, lake trout, burbot, perch and pike. We will take care of all the necessary fishing permits for you. Fishing equipment is also available for rent.

Snowmobile Safaris

This is the fastest and most adrenaline-inducing way to get around in Lapland’s nature. On our snowmobile safari, we'll ride down the fell into snowy forests, enjoying some of the best scenery the region has to offer. One option is an exciting night time ride in the wintery forest, and if you're lucky, the Northern Lights will light up the sky.

The Splashes of River Juutua in Inari

This is a river rafting trip in Inari's River Juutuanjoki. We start from Solojärvi and come ashore before the Juutua bridge, in the heart of the village of Inari, where the river Juutuanjoki flows into Lake Inarinjärvi. There are two bigger white water rapids and a few smaller streams. The trip is not suitable for children under 12 years. Duration: 3 hours. Longer trips last 5 hours and include transportation to Inari from Saariselkä or Ivalo.

5-Hour Horse Riding Trip with Lunch

Guided riding tour with Finn horses in beautiful scenery. On the way, we will build a fire and enjoy a warm lunch. This trip is also suitable for beginners; we can also organise separate groups for experienced riders. Maximum 7 persons, duration 5 hours.

Lake Päijänne Boat Cruise

Experience the steep rock shores and sandy lagoons on board our sleek cruising boat. Get acquainted with the history of the area and enjoy majestic landscapes of the Lake Päijänne National Park. Our licenced skipper will take you to the open waters of Lake Päijänne, surrounded by verdant islands and islets – this is the best way to enjoy a beautiful day! Number of participants: 1–8.

A Snowshoe Adventure Excursion with Gondola Lift in Ylläs

Snowshoe walking is a fun way to explore the arctic nature of Lapland and get to pristine locations where there are no other people. First, we will take a ride with the gondola lift to top of the Ylläs Fell where we can see the beautiful scenery over the neighbouring fells and all the way to Sweden. After having a coffee in a mountain top café we will start walking down along the treeless side of the fell, accompanied by this amazing scenery, and finally through the snowy gulch and forest.

The Secret of the Northern Lights

The Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis – are the most beautiful colour spectacle in nature. In the night sky of the Arctic, this brilliant light phenomenon will never leave you cold. A picture and video show by a skilled Northern Lights guide will teach you everything from ancient beliefs and myths to the latest scientific facts. You will also be able to listen to real radio signals from space at the same time as you enjoy Nature's most magnificent light show. Duration: 45 min

Paddling Tour: Käpynän Ukko

Join us on a tour into the breath-taking nature of Southern Konnevesi National Park. This easy and relaxing paddling tour takes you beneath cliffs to admire lichen-covered rock walls and to greet the Käpynän Ukko, a rocky face that resembles an old man. Ukko guards the peace of the national park from his spot at the hills of Käpynä. Paddling on the lake is an unforgettable experience: the soft splashing of water, rocks at the bottom of the lake and old trees growing on the rocky shores will be imprinted in your memories forever.

A Day in the Lappish Wilderness with Traditional Forest Skis in Ylläs

Come explore the Lappish wilderness by traditional way of skiing. Instead of regular cross-country skis used on maintained tracks, we will make our own path skiing across frozen lakes, into the deep snow in the forest, heading towards our kota – a traditional Lappish teepee – where we will enjoy a typical Finnish outdoor lunch by open fire, before skiing back. Forest skiing is an excellent way to discover the arctic nature, and it offers a perfect opportunity to learn about fauna and flora in the area, check animal tracks with your guide, and get to know our environment.

One Day Cruises on Heinävesi

One-day cruise along the unforgettable Heinävesi water route from Savonlinna to Kuopio or from Kuopio to Savonlinna. Boat trip to one direction + return transfer to the port of departure at the same night. Note: minimum 4 passengers.

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.

Rovaniemi Adventure

3 nights package to Rovaniemi to see the Santa Claus himself, try Husky drive and of course seek Amazing Northern Light's by snowmobile. After a short drive by car from city, we arrive to the husky farm where the dogs welcome you with friendly barking. Experience a longer ride in a sled pulled by a team of huskies. Return flights from / to Helsinki - Rovaniemi included. Also possible to book package without flights.

Slow Down in Utsjoki, Northern Lapland

Northern Lights, Husky safaris in Tana, Reindeer safaris, Sami culture and relaxing in a beautiful Sami village in northern Lapland, close to Norway and the Arctic Ocean. This 6-day programme is a natural and genuine choice for travellers who are looking for untamed nature and original culture. It includes cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and husky and reindeer safaris.

Treasures of Nature: Winter in Sysmä

Enjoy your holiday in a well-equipped log cabin for 3 nights with guided snowshoeing and an ice-fishing tour, snow workshop and cross-country skiing lesson. The private snowshoeing tour is great for couples, friends and families. Your seasoned outdoor guide will lead you off the beaten path through the forest to snow-covered lakes. Throughout the tour, you will have the opportunity to discover animal tracks and bask in the simple solitude of nature.