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Guided Tour to Orinoro Gorge

The Orinoro Gorge is one of the Seven Wonders in the Savo Region, an important geological site carved by glaciers during the last Ice Age. Walking through the narrow gorge makes you feel small, with rocks and trees covered by moss and lichen like in a fairytale. After visiting the gorge, hot coffee and grilled sausages taste delicious around an open fire. Your local guide leads you into a half-day adventure on the trails of Orinoro. The fresh air and Finnish forests will empower you. Your guide can also arrange transportation by adventure bus if needed. A real wonderland in the wintertime!

Husky Hiking

Hiking with huskies is a very nice way to get to know our doggies. Your dog will have a harness with a leash attached to a belt worn by you. One husky can accompany 1 or 2 customers. Our friendly and strong dogs will make the hike easier for you – you can admire their power as they pull you forward. We can do treks to Oulanka National Park or Riisitunturi National Park or start from our Husky farm in Rukajärvi, where you also can meet our 200 huskies and other domestic animals.

Espoo Recreational Islands

The recreational islands in Espoo offer a perfect setting for relaxation and recreation. A scheduled boat service takes you swiftly to and from the islands in the archipelago. In just one day you have time to visit a couple of these attractive little islands. Enjoy a nice picnic with your friend on one of the islands or spend a night camping under the summer sky. In total there are 11 recreational islands in Espoo and four of them are accessible through scheduled boat service which is running from June until end of August. The biggest and most popular island is called Iso Vasikkasaari.

Wild Herbs

This trip teaches you how to recognise some common herbs in nature. Today, it is more and more popular to use natural herbs in salads, pies, soups, etc. We walk to a forest meadow and pick up seasonal herbs and make a salad for a snack. You can bring your own basket, knife, and notebook with you – or borrow a basket and knife from your guide. Duration: 3 hours. We walk in variable ground, so you need to wear good shoes.

Hi Lake! – Fell Fishing Tour

Choose between 5, 7, or 10 days of guided hiking and packrafting in Northern Finland, with a special emphasis on fishing on lakes where arctic char is commonly found. Highlights of the tour include a visit to the Halti Fell, admiring wilderness waterfalls, packrafting in a small group and exclusive high lake fishing with a boat. If you wish, the tour can even include helicopter or airplane transfer. The tour takes place above the treeline, includes camping in tents, is full-board, and ends in Kilpisjärvi, where a cabin with a sauna welcomes you.

Vätsäri Wilderness Special - Demanding Hiking and Packrafting Holiday

Ten days (from friday to sunday) demanding guided wild camping + packrafting trip in a remote wilderness area, with no cell phone coverage, no other tourists and no ready-made paths. Full board with all the required gear included. In the end there is a hotel overnight in a cozy wilderness hotel, and airport or bus station transports (to and from Ivalo airport) are included in the price. Just bring yourself and the clothes you are wearing, let us take care of the rest. Searching for the adventure of the lifetime, look no further!

Nature By Senses in Winter

See, smell and feel the diversity of Finnish wilderness and get a first-hand experience of the owner family's passion for nature. We will start the day with a guided excursion to a Finnish forest. You will learn how to make a campfire and experience the darkness and silence of Finnish nature. You can also try to catch fish at a pond in the forest. During the day, there is a possibility to enjoy a traditional Finnish sauna. A nature trail around the pond challenges us to use our senses to the fullest. The lodge is a 50-minute drive from the airport.

Hiking Trip and Visit to a Reindeer Park in Nuuksio National Park

This tour takes you for a relaxing nature hike in the peaceful, clean and wild forests of wintertime Finland. You will also see a glimpse of Lapland near Helsinki, when we visit a reindeer park in the Nuuksio National Park. The trip includes transportation and we can start the trip from your hotel in Helsinki, at the Port or from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.

Forest Bath

The old farmhouse is surrounded by diverse nature. Pine forests, groves, gorgeous spruce forests and the swamp of Syöliö are magnificent places to discover the secrets of the peaceful forest. The healing effect of the forest is miraculous! The nature track of Iloranta allows you to experience the magical forests of Finland. You get to know Finnish forest culture over the ages, and you might even get to see some of the forest animals! The trip ends under ancient pines with a campfire coffee and a stick bun.

Ruunaa Hiking Area

The wild white waters of Ruunaa's rivers can be enjoyed from a rocking raft by thrill-seekers, or from a shady riverbank by keen anglers. You can paddle your own canoe here, or join a guided rafting or paddling excursion. A great way to round off a day in the wilds is to grill a freshly hooked fish on your campfire.

Hiking Trips in Tammisaari

The beautiful forests, scenic lakes and paths that stroll in between will take you for an unforgettable trip to Västerby natural area. You will enjoy the peacefulness of nature and you can relax by the campfire with coffee and snacks. The guide will tell you interesting things about Finnish nature.

Evo Hiking Area

Though Evo is within easy reach of Finland's largest cities, you still feel you are in the heart of the forest. Ramble along easy trails or take a longer hike. Evo's forests are home to wildlife including elk, lynx and beavers. Facilities by Evo's excellent fishing waters are designed to be accessible for fishers of all ages. Evo is a great place to bring the whole family for an adventure.

Nature & Wildlife package

Massive arctic forests alternating with swamps, lakes and rivers offer excellent opportunities for hiking, biking and canoeing. This holiday package offers you a bit of everything and for getting acquainted with nature and wildlife in Finland. The package includes guided tours with biking, canoeing, hiking and bear-watching safari. Accommodation in a room with own toilet and sauna and full board is included.

Seaching for Reindeer in the National Park on Fridays

Our challenge is to find reindeer and see how they live their life in the Pallas-Ylläs National Park. Reindeer tend to favour a specific area of the Pallas fells. That's where we are headed. You also have a chance to taste traditional dried reindeer meat with some local bread. We will visit the Vatikuru valley, well-known for its countless birds and peaceful atmosphere. The trip is overseen by a certified Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park Guide on Fridays.

Nature Lovers’ Multiweek, 7 Nights

Vuokatti is full of activities and entertainment for everyone. We can guarantee unforgettable nature experiences in pure Finnish nature! The perfect package for those who want to have the best excursions and also some time to enjoy the nature and the many activities of Vuokatti by themselves. Perfect for families! Accommodation included.

Hossa Hiking Area for Fishers

Hossa is a paradise for anyone keen to go fishing or canoeing in natural waters surrounded by wild green forests. Hossa also has hospitable trails and other facilities to welcome visitors. The Hossa fishing waters have naturally strong perch and whitefish stocks. The ponds and lakes are ideal for fishing from the shore, and rowboats may be rented from the Nature Centre. The Hossanjoki river area is 5 km long and it contains ten different rapids with naturally strong grayling stocks. Catch-size trout is also planted into the river. Hossa has been nominated to be a national park by summer 2017.

Hiking to Nuuksio Reindeer Park

The hiking tour starts in front of the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia in Nuuksio. Walking tour along forest paths in the national park to the reindeer park. A guide will tell about flora and fauna on the way. At the park you can see our adorable reindeer, take pictures and feed them. Coffee + bun is served by the fire in an atmospheric Lappish kota (tepee). Souvenirs can be purchased on site.

Nice to Meet You, Nuuksio!

An eco-friendly 5-6 hour hiking tour to Nuuksio National Park from Helsinki center, airport or any other location within Helsinki Metropolitan Area. Introduce yourself to the beauty of the Finnish wild forest and lakes, and explore some of the most interesting places in the heart of Nuuksio National Park with biologist guide.

Nature and Silence Tour

On this tour you will explore the pristine Arctic nature of the Pallas-Ylläs national park on a three days' snow-shoe safari and the nearby wilderness on a two-day husky safari. For five days you will hardly even see the lights of smaller villages. With at most six people in the group, we ensure a serene atmosphere. The tour takes place in the area of Levi-Muonio, one of the best places on Earth to hunt for Northern Lights, as listed by CNN.

Kayaking and Hiking Package in Teijo National Park

Explore National Park on a guided canoe trip (4 h) in Hamari lake. You will learn the basics of kayaking and make a peaceful trip (around 8 km) in the beautiful and calm lake landscapes. Relax afterwards in a traditional Finnish sauna and refresh in the cooling water of the lake. On the second day you can take a hike in the forest (3 km) from Kirjakkala. Have a coffee or lunch break in Teijo and do shopping in the handicraft centre in Teijo blast furnace. On the third day you can visit in the ironworks Mathildedal or Meri-Teijo Golf.