Before the Polar Night begins in Finnish Lapland

INCOMING TOUR OPERATOR FAM TRIP 8. – 12.11.2015

By invitation only

Inari-Saariselkä region is the northernmost point in EU – the home of Sámiland in the middle of unspoiled wilderness. It is the land of thriving Sámi culture, sparkling waters, glistening stars, fell highlands and the Northern Lights. Widespread and wild. Travelers in Sámiland can experience what the North is truly like and feel the exoticism flowing through the region.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

SUNday 8.11

Flights to Helsinki Finland
16:35-18:10 Flight from Helsinki to Ivalo
Meet Ms Marjatta Sarre, our local tour leader from Inari Saariselkä Tourism Ltd at Ivalo airport
18:20 Transfer to Hotel Korpikartano
19:45 W
elcome info and presentation
Accommodation
Dinner

MONday 9.11

Breakfast
Nature skills & Camp lunch
Visit Sami reindeer family Paltto & felt Ateljee
Dinner in Lappish hut “kota” / Hotel Korpikartano


TUESDAY 10.11

Breakfast
10:00 Transfer to Inari
10:30 Visit Siida Sámi Museum and Nature Centre
SIIDA is the home of the Sámi Museum and the Northern Lapland Nature Centre. With its cultural and nature exhibitions, it is both a meeting place and an exhibition center. SIIDA provides the visitor with new experiences and information on Sámi culture and nature of Northern Lapland.
12:00 Lunch at Restaurant Sarrit
13:00 Visit The Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos
The Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos is situated on the bank of River Juutuanjoki in Inari. Sajos is an exciting meeting place of multiculturalism creating better conditions for the Sámi to freely maintain and develop their own language, culture and livelihood and cultural self-government.
14:00 Transfer to Saariselkä
15:30 Check-in Santa´s Hotel Tunturi
16:45 Outdoor activities
18:45 Transfer to Kaunispää Fell
19:00 Dinner in Restaurant Huippu

WEDNESDAY 11.11

Breakfast

09:00-09:30 Inari-Saariselkä presentation by Inari-Saariselkä Tourism Ltd

Hotel presentations:
09:30-10:00 Santa´s Hotel Tunturi
10:15-10:45 Lapland Hotel Riekonlinna

11:00 Welcome to Lapland Safaris, change of clothes, if needed
11:45 Husky Farm visit and – if possible – a short ride with huskies
12:45 Visit Forest Restaurant Revontuli Court and Kaamoskammi, Forest Sauna
13:30 Visit Forest Location Santa´s Greek
Lunch
15:45 Transfer to Kakslauttanen
16:00 Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort presentation
18:00 Dinner in Kakslauttanen
20:00 Transfer back to Saariselkä
20:15 Aurora Hunting Trip
22:00 Back to hotel

THURSday 12.11

Breakfast and check-out
09:30 Hotel presentation Holiday Club
10:15 Shopping time
11:15 Transfer to Ivalo airport
Check-in
13:20 Flight from Ivalo to Helsinki
Flights to home destinations