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SnowCastle Exhibition

The exhibition is mounted in the historic Customs Storehouse in the Inner Harbor of the city of Kemi. The history of the SnowCastle is presented with words and photos as well as objects and articles from the years gone by. Learn more about the professional builders, their snow-how, its development over the years and the construction and lighting techniques used at the castle.

Evening Snowmobile Safari

This safari is suitable for beginners: we drive on an easy cross-country route and stop to enjoy coffee and buns on the way. The price includes equipment and coffee with bun. Duration: 1.5 hours. Distance covered: 25 km.

Floating in the Rapids

Through freezing weather and snow-covered shores, make your way to the open rapids and go with the flow! Drift away in the gently flowing rapids – even in -30°C. Equipped with floatation suits, life vests, and helmets, you can enjoy the exciting event in full! Duration 2 x 15 min. Hot drinks are served before returning to Ruka by car. Minimum height 160 cm required.

Learn to Catch Salmon on Tornionjoki River

Hooking a whopper salmon will make even the most experienced of fishermen shake with excitement. This salmon trolling course at Lappean Loma teaches you the best salmon fishing spots and the best lures to use. And you can fully explore the secrets of salmon trolling with the help of an experienced fishing guide. This programme can only be arranged when salmon fishing is permitted.

Ice Karting – Powerslide on an Ice Track

Maneuver a go-kart on a snowy ice track! You are provided with complete winter driving gear: thermal overalls, shoes, gloves, hood, and helmet. Warm juice is served throughout the program. Minimum height 140 cm. Duration about 1 hour, including a short transfer.

Overnight in Comfortable Cabin

Spend the night in a log cabin or wilderness cabin for 2–4 persons. The rate includes accommodation, linen, towels, final cleaning and Kiilopää's weekly activities (guided hiking trips in the summer, guided snowshoe and skiing trips in the winter).

Aurora Snowmobile Safari

Come and experience the blazing Northern Lights! Your journey starts as darkness falls. Once in the wilderness, we explore the changing skies and with some luck, spot the Northern Lights. The safari covers about 35 km. Warm beverages are served during the safari. Duration: 2–3 hours.

Ice Climbing Day in Korouoma Canyon

Ice Climbing Day Trip to the Korouoma Gorge in Posio, where the mightiest ice falls in Finland are located – some up to 60 meters tall. It is an amazing conservation area with rich flora and fauna. Experience Finland's best ice climbing venue with professional guides. Korouoma is located roughly 2 h 30 minutes by car from Pyhätunturi, 1 h 30 minutes from Rovaniemi.
 An overnight stay nearby the gorge is also possible for additional cost (a basic wilderness hut or a comfy cottage).

Daredevils’ Adventure Week, 5 Nights

Vuokatti is full of activities and entertainment for everyone. We can guarantee unforgettable nature experiences in pure Finnish nature! Perfect holiday for anyone who loves speed and is seeking wild experiences in the winter wonderland of Vuokatti. This package allows you to try sledding with huskies and driving a snowmobile, but you will also have time for winter fun by yourself. Accommodation included!

Snow Surfing at Lucky Ranch

The Pyhä area is a freerider's paradise. The long season and heavy snowfall mean there is always something to shred. You can reach the Soutaja backcountry without transportation from Lucky Ranch. Lucky Ranch is a test centre for Ilahu snow surfboards and home to many freeriders. Price includes a guide, a snow surfboard, hot drinks, and snacks. Suitable even for beginners.

Lemmenjoki National Park

The Lemmenjoki National Park is situated in Northern Lapland. Northern nature shows its barest and most beautiful aspects here, and the park is home to several rare and endangered species. The park's varied nature, Sámi culture and its fascinating history of gold prospecting make for a truly unique place. This is the largest National Park in Finland, so there is something to see for everyone!

The Peak of Levi

Ride to the top of Levi fell with original Finnhorses. We organize a riding trip to the top of Levi, where we enjoy a lunch and an amazing view. Please notice that a certain level of riding is required because of the steep uphills and downhills.

Ruka Ski Pass

The Ruka Ski Resort is full of winter fun and Lappish experiences. Enjoy our well-maintained slopes, efficient ski lifts and stunning views. The ski season lasts more than 200 days. The multifaceted ski area is suited for children, adults, beginners and experts. Ski Passes alo available online. Welcome to the coordinates of snow!

Magic of Pentik - Guided Tour in Pentik Culture Centre

The idea for Pentik Ltd first emerged in 1971, inspired by Anu Pentik’s enthusiasm for ceramics and leather crafts. Starting from the family’s basement and nursery room, the company took on a fascinating history to become an international chain for interior design. During this guided tour we will visit the whole Culture Centre; Anu Pentik Gallery, Countryside Memories Museum, Old Ceramics Exhibition, International Coffee Cup Museum and Pentik Home Museum. You will get a deeper understanding and hear fascinating stories about Pentik, art, ceramics & local culture, history and nature!

Magic of the Northern Lights

Once dusk falls over Northern nature, the magical Northern Lights will appear on the sky. This snowshoe adventure is the perfect way to explore winter landscapes authentically, and with a bit of luck, you might see the amazing show of Aurora Borealis. The trip starts from the Safari Center, then you will head up to the Vuokatti hills enjoying the amazing snow-covered forest and peaceful nature. From the top of the hill, you can admire the amazing view with all the lights shining from the village.

Chalet Ruka Peak – Christmas Season Package, 3 Days

Our Christmas holiday package offers you three days of charming and wonderful winter activities and pleasures! Accommodation is at our cozy luxury hotel Chalet Ruka Peak. You will enjoy wonderful December days on a husky safari and a horse sleigh ride in the magical winter forest. Meet Father Christmas and Rudolf at Kiekeröland! After your winter activities you can enjoy the warm, gentle steam in our Saunaworld, complete with jacuzzi and hot tube under the stars. Chalet Ruka Peak wishes you a warm welcome to our winter wonderland! May your Christmas holiday be joyful and unforgettable!

Meet the Polar Bear

You will first meet your guide in the reception of the holiday village, from where the guide will take you the polar bear's nest. Prepare yourself for looking into the bear’s eyes by going through the safety instructions with the guide. You will not be allowed to go into the polar bear enclosure, but you will have a chance to greet the world's largest land predator safely from the other side of the fence, just a couple of metres away. The animal keeper will provide you with interesting information on the White King of the Arctic – and the Wildlife Park.

Ice Climbing, Mont Karhu Climbing Tower

Experience ice climbing up in the Mont Karhu climbing tower. Learn how to use a climbing harness, carabiners, crampons and ice axes. We start ice climbing from the eastern side of Month Karhu climbing tower. Ice climbing is a real team work effort so you will be working in a group of three people. One of you is climbing and two of you belaying. Previous climbing experience is not needed for this program.

The Frozen Waterfalls of Kourouoma

Enjoy the wondrous walls of ice that are the frozen waterfalls of Korouoma. Explore the rugged canyon into which the waterfalls empty during the rest of the year, now fully frozen. These frozen waterfalls create a magical atmosphere unlike any other. We will pick you up from your hotel and drive for about 90 minutes to arrive at Korouoma. There we will trek through the park for about 5 kilometers and admire the scenery. We'll also take a break for food, as we have a meal of fire-grilled reindeer sausage, boletus mushroom soup, and blueberry tea. At the end, we will return you to your hotel.

Winter Fun – Horse and Husky Experience

During the visit, you will get to know our farm animals, enjoy the power of our Huskies in a big sled driven by the guide, and let your mind relax in an open horse sleigh. After the rides, we warm up in a ”kammi” with hot juice by the fire. Duration about 1 hour.