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Visit Summer Island Viikinsaari in Tampere

Viikinsaari island in Tampere is a wonderful place to spend a summer day with your family, friends or a loved one. The boat trip from Laukontori harbour in Tampere city centre to Viikinsaari island only takes 20 minutes and offers a lovely break from the hassle of the city. Our restaurant is located in a beautiful old wooden villa surrounded by green nature and serene lake vistas. Hopealinjat operates boats from Tampere to Viikinsaari daily in the summer.

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!

Wintry weekend in Rovaniemi

Spend a wintry weekend in Rovaniemi! Visit a reindeer farm, try snowmobiling, meet Santa Claus and enjoy Lappish 3-course dinner in Igloo Restaurant!

Dogsled Ride with Siberian Huskies in Countryside Landscape

With Koira Kikka, customers can get a feel for the North in Southern Finland! Rides can be arranged regardless of the size of your group, solo travellers are also welcome! Dogsled rides are suitable for everyone, but small children need to ride with adults. You will sit on a reindeer skin, but warm clothes are necessary. Our season usually starts in December and ends in March, weather permitting. The sleds need snow, but you're welcome to visit Koira Kikka in Heinola and see the dogs regardless.

Nature Activities and Relaxation 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 full-day walking tour in the surrounding nature! Enjoy forest landscapes with small, clear ponds and a delicious snack lunch around a campfire! Included are also a guided canoeing tour to explore Heinola from the lake and river, a kick-bike tour and a visit to a local husky farm.

Two-Day Cruises

Two-day cruises beginning from Savonlinna or from Kuopio. You can choose to either have a cruise with accommodation onboard with breakfast, or without.

A Guided Hut-to-Hut Ski Tour in Urho Kekkonen National Park

Urho Kekkonen National Park is one of Finland's most popular wilderness hiking areas and largest protected area. Most of the 300 000 annual hikers visit the national park during the summer. This trip is done in the winter and with skis. Duration 2–7 days and 1–6 nights, daily skiing distance 8–20km. Accommodation in wilderness huts with dry toilets, no running water or electricity. The huts are heated with wood stoves. The price includes a guide, meals, huts, skis and pulkas.

Snowmobile Safari to Levi Ice Gallery

We journey through the Levi countryside around the north side of the fell by snowmobile. On arrival, we visit Levi Ice Gallery. Afterwards, we enjoy hot drinks and a snack and then return to Levi. The journey covers approximately 40 km and lasts 2 – 2.5 hours.

Snowmobiling, Ice-Fishing and Tasty Food

During this snowmobile excursion you will drive along the frozen rivers to a hidden ice-fishing spot in the middle of nowhere in the wilderness of Rovaniemi, Lapland. Our guide will teach you how to drill a hole in the frozen lake and prepare the ice fishing rod and baits. In the meanwhile your guide will prepare a delicious Lappish outdoor soup for lunch - hopefully accompanied by the catch of the day!

Off the Trails - Snowshoeing Tour

A guided snowshoeing tour through snow-white forests, over frozen lakes and along ridges. You'll enjoy picnics around an open fire and nights at comfy wilderness cabins. A week in remote, silent wilderness, still safely and comfortably, is a great escape from the hustle and hassle of daily life. Guaranteed departures between January-March.

Toivolansaari Camping by Lake Kyrösjärvi

Toivolansaari Camping (available in the summer) is located in a peaceful place, surrounded by Lake Kyrösjärvi, only 1km from Ikaalinen town centre. The camping site has 15 different sized and furnished cottages, loft houses as well as extensive grass fields for caravans and tents with electricity options. The camping site is equipped with sanitary facilities, a sauna and cooking facilities. There is also a cafeteria in the area. Ikaalinen Spa and its services are situated only about 9km from the camping site.

Ice Skating and Kick Sledging on Lake Tuusula – Hotel Gustavelund

Come and have some winter fun on scenic Lake Tuusula! You can skate on the longest natural ice track in the Helsinki region, only 15 minutes by car from the airport and 30 minutes from Helsinki. You can also try out kick sledging – super fun for all ages and no previous experience needed. Cross-country skis, snowshoes and guided tours are also available. Available from January to March, weather permitting.

Arctic Ice Fishing

The arctic lakes in Finland are really, and we mean really, in the middle of no where: deep in the wilderness of the fell area, difficult to reach without local guides. We promise that seeing, feeling and smelling pure nature is a remarkable experience for everyone, but of course there is a really good possibility to catch some fish too. Most common species are arctic char, whitefish, grayling and perch.

Reindeer Excursion

Driving a reindeer through the wintery forest is a breathtaking experience. On this three hour safari you have a chance to enjoy the nature and be amazed how reindeer wander through the wilderness.

Scenic Drive with Electric Fat Bikes

An enjoyable and relaxing biking trip in the beautiful nature surrounding the Levi fell. This tour is suitable for everyone and will give you the chance to experience our new Electric Fat Bikes which make pedalling easier and reaching the best locations much more fun! Drive together with your guide along beautiful roads and forest paths in some of the most beautiful areas of Levi and hear stories about the local nature and life in Lapland. Duration: 2 hours.

Wilderness Trekking

Experience the vastness of the wilderness by trekking and camping for three days and nights in the Paistunturi wilderness area, either alone or with a guide. Enjoy spectacular sights and fishing along the way and immerse yourself in the pure nature. Finish your adventure with an overnight stay at the luxurious Into The Wild Lodge where you can enjoy a traditional Finnish sauna and a delicious dinner as a highlight.