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Accessible Guided Fishing Trip

Enjoy a 4-hour accessible guided fishing trip with us at Lake Kyyvesi, and we guarantee you a memorable catch. Our relaxed professional guide will teach you how to fish pike, perch, and zander. The boat is very stable thanks to its even base. Two wheelchairs fit on it at the same time, plus a maximum of 6 persons. Use of fishing equipment included.

2-Day Trip to Svanstein and Miekojärvi

Are you ready for the winter wilderness? Leave with us for a two-day trip full of wilderness experiences. First up we drive to a traditional reindeer farm in Sinettä. Come face-to-face with the majestic animals and ride a reindeer-drawn sleigh. Then we continue to Svanstein, a premier skiing location for some downhill skiing and a barbecue lunch. After all the excitement and exercise, we continue to our lakeside cabin for some well-deserved relaxation and some time in the lakeside sauna. Next, spend the night in our “Aurora Nest” with a see-through roof, for the ultimate Aurora night...

Sailing Trip to Rakinkotka Eco Island

The day starts at the old fishing harbor in Hamina's Tervasaari, where a professional skipper takes us along the beautiful archipelago route towards the idyllic fishing village of Rakinkotka. While on this relaxing sailing trip, you have a chance to taste some fish snacks with beverages. At Rakinkotka, you can enjoy a number of activities, including nature trails, fishings, bathing in a traditional or smoke sauna, and swimming in the clean sea. Our wild food dinner around the campfire includes alder-smoked salmon, island vegetables, and berries. Accommodation and cottages also available.

Salmon Fishing on River Teno

River Teno flows trough the northern edge of Finland and is widely known as the best river for salmon fishing in the whole of Europe. During the fishing season you can fish all through the night – the sun does not set at all. Truly an amazing sight! You will meet your guide in Utsjoki, where he will explain how to fish salmon using a local rowing method. You will fish on a boat for 6 hours with your private guide. While fishing, the guide will tell you about the history of Utsjoki and the Arctic area.

Lohijoki Ltd. Fishing Packages at River Kokemäenjoki

We offer fishing packages (6h, with 3 guides) with three types of fishing: spin fishing, fly fishing and boat fishing The package includes: boat transportation and guiding, lifejackets and fishing licences, all the fishing gear (fly and spin). Dining takes place at Lohijoki Ltd’s private fishing area, with grilled salmon, salad and coffee. Fishing packages are available from May to September (depending on weather and flood). Customers are responsible for their own clothing. Recommended clothing: wind and waterproof. Our guides speak Finnish and English.

Fishermans paradise –Enjoy the Riverlife

Whether it’s a hot or a rainy summer, the river never stops flowing. And where there's flowing water, there is fish. Trout, rainbow trout, salmon, grayling and whitefish are the kinds of fish you can find from Merikarvia River, the river that flows only 30 meters from the Niittyniemi Cottages. There's 24 kilometers of beautiful river to explore! Let your mind rest, breathe in the pure air and enjoy the beautiful nature.

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.

Self-Guided Fishing on Lake Päijänne

Unforgettable fishing trips on Lake Päijänne! Gather a group of friends and enjoy the Finnish lakeside. Päijänne is rich with trout, salmon, pike perch, whitefish, perch, burbot, pike and vendace. Choose your fishing methods according to the season: angling, trolling, lure fishing, jigging or ice fishing. Ice fishing burbot by night is our speciality. Comfortable accommodation in Kullasmarina’s high-quality holiday villas. Each villa has its own sauna. In addition to self-guided fishing, you may take a cruise on Lake Päijänne and its National Park aboard M/S Elbatar. Minimum 2 persons.

The Feeling of Fishing at Lake Puruvesi in Saimaa

Lake Puruvesi is a fishing paradise famous for its clear water and outstanding fishing possibilities! We provide fishing guidance and boat trips to the islands nearby, throughout the year. We have fully professional facilities and equipment: rods, reels, lures, echolot, downrigger, floating suites which are ready for you to use and enjoy.

Gone Fishing

It doesn’t matter whether it is a sunny summer day or a freezing winter morning, a fishing trip on the Lake Iso-Roine is always an unforgettable experience. After the trip, your catch will be served with vegetables and freshly baked bread. Fishing your own meal with friends is an experience you will always remember. Crayfishing in the evening dusk is also a memorable experience. If you want to experience ice fishing, crayfishing, checking the fish-traps or night-time burbot catching, it is all possible here in same place, in idyllic Iloranta!

Winter Activity Day Tours

In the winter time, there are a number of activities you can enjoy with us for! Skiing, snow kiting, snow shoeing, snowmobiling, fatbiking, ice fishing, visiting a reindeer herder, sledding... First snow usually falls in October. The Polar Night starts in October and ends in mid-January. The high season for auroras begins in November and lasts until March. Our kite school is open until May.

Big Pike Guided Fishing Trip

In May and first half of June the big pikes are hungry in the lakes of Finnish Lakeland. Detach yourself from your daily routines and take part in our big pike fishing adventure! A casual but very experienced fishing guide will show you how to catch fish by trolling at lake Kyyvesi, famous for its strong population of pike and zander (pikeperch), so catch is guaranteed. This fishing trip takes 4h and all fishing equipment is included in the package.

Nature Trips

On the first day you'll be accommodating at Nestorinranta, followed by an independent fishing trip by a rowing boat or a canoe trip to Rokansaari ponds on the next day. On the third day you can do an independent bicycle trip to the highest point of the archipelago, finishing the last day with a morning walk in the nearby forest.

Midnight Sun Fishing Trip

Experience the magic of Finnish summer and Midnight Sun by fishing zander (pikeperch). The best time to catch zander is during late evening and night when the sunset lasts for hours and continues directly as sunrise. In this silent, warm and calm summer night you’ll experience something truly exotic.

Experience Lapland – Ice Fishing

Ice fishing is a very popular leisure time activity for local people in Lapland, it suits everyone! Rovaniemi is ideal for fishing buffs: we have a great selection of frozen rivers, rapids, lakes and ponds in the area. We take you ice fishing on a lake in the middle of primeval forests. After that, we have a cookout experience with campfire grilling on a snow field. The menu includes Lappish reindeer meat sausages, boletus mushroom soup, salmon, and Lappish blueberry wine. Your fresh catch from the ice can go on the grill as well. The whole tour takes 4–5 hours.

Guided Fishing Trips

Guided fishing trips from boat, all from half day to a week's fishing. We will arrange the accommodation, lunch, permits, fishing gear - all you need to do is just enjoy catching the big one!

Fishing on Lake Inarijärvi

Lake Inarijärvi is especially suited for trolling enthusiasts as well as grayling fishing. You should look for brown trout and arctic char in the quickly deepening edges on the banks – a nautical chart or sonar helps. Grayling can be found throughout the lake. Whitefish is the most common catch for fly fishers.

Aurora Activity Week

Due to its location, Nuorgam is one of the best places to chase the northern lights. We have zero light pollution, and because of the cold, there are no clouds. This makes it possible to see the northern lights during 60–70% of winter nights. With any luck, you will see the northern lights dancing in the sky. But don't come just for the aurora borealis, come for arctic beauty and winter exploration. We take you to the wilderness by skis, snowshoes, and snowmobile. We will teach you ice fishing on the frozen lakes. You will visit a reindeer herder. Come and discover the Arctic.