Summit Adventure Snowmobile Safari
Summit Adventure Snowmobile Safari– Finland –7 days / 6 nights (5 days on snowmobile safari) Muonio - Harriniva - Galdotieva Fell - Kilpisjärvi - Harriniva5-day snowmobile adventure - King of all snowmobile tours! Conquer Halti, the highest mountain of Finland, visit the meeting point of 3 countries – Finland, Sweden and Norway, and cross your own limits on our snowmobile tour along the Arctic Trail! Enjoy the fascinating beauty of Lapp nature, explore the pristine wilderness of Lapland, from Harriniva via Galdotieva Fell Centre to Kilpisjärvi, partly on the Victoria Trail between Finland and Sweden.
|Operation||February 19 - April 9, 2017|
February 19 - February 25
March 5 - March 11 / March 26- April 1
April 9 - April 15
|Price||March 26 - April 15, 2017
from $3,145 per person
Feb 19 - March 11, 2017
from $3,245 per person
$125 extra night person in safari house, shared facilities, including half board
$50 transfer supplement per person/way for other than scheduled domestic flights
|Included||Return transfers from/to Kittilä (scheduled domestic flights only)
Accommodation as per itinerary
Full board from dinner day 1 to breakfast day 7
Necessary equipment (warm snowmobile jacket & trousers, boots, socks, mittens, hat, gloves, balaclava and helmet)
Qualified English speaking guide
Safaris as per itinerary
1 person per snowmobile
Insurance for the snowmobile, own liability of max. €600 per snowmobile
Taxes & services
|Not Included||International airfare & Airport taxes
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||Group size: Minimum of 4 persons
This safari is not suitable for children
The driver of the snowmobile must be at least 15 years of age with a valid driving licence (for vehicles with at least 125 cc)
A credit card number with signature has to be left as guarantee in the reception before starting the safari. On this safari we use snowmobiles with min 600cc.
It is possible to start this safari from Kittilä airport (on extra charge)!
|Tour Options||Start the safari from Kittilä Airport, extra charge
Additional nights in Helsinki
Additional nights in Harriniva before or after the safari
Night in Snow igloo
Silja Line Cruise, Helsinki - Stockholm
Tallink cruise, Helsinki - Tallinn
St. PeterLine visa-free cruise, Helsinki-St.Petersburg-Helsinki
Good to know
Weekly program for optional excursions
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Day 1 KITTILÄ - HARRINIVA (D) Arrival to Kittilä airport and transfer to Muonio (approx. one hour) Welcome dinner and overnight in one of our safari houses with shared facilities.
Day 2 HARRINIVA - SNOWMOBILE SAFARI (B, L, D) Start your engines!
After breakfast delivery of the safari equipment (warm overalls, boots, socks, mittens, hat, gloves, helmet) and a short introduction to the program of the following days. Safety and driving training for snowmobile. Finally it is time to start the engines and follow the guide in to the forest! Driving distance today is approx. 100 km.
During the safari we stop for a picnic lunch. In the afternoon arrival to Galdotieva Fell Centre, close to the Norwegian border. Dinner in the restaurant and overnight in cozy log cabins or in apartments for 4-6 persons with private facilities.
Day 3 SAFARI MUONIO - KILPISJÄRVI (B, L, D) Through the snow desert
After breakfast the safari continues. During the next days we travel in open mountain area, where weather can change rapidly from sunshine to snowstorm. When the guide asks you to follow his track, it is no joke, as below the snow blanket there might be a hole in a frozen river or lake. The driving distance is approx. 150 km to the village of Kilpisjärvi. Picnic lunch along the way. Sauna, dinner and overnight in cabins for 4-6 persons with private facilities in Kilpisjärvi.
Day 4 SNOWMOBILE SAFARI TO HALTI (B, L, D) Top of Halti and Three-Country point
After breakfast we start the safari to the mountains. Today we will conquer the highest mountain of Finland, Halti, on snowmobiles! From the top you will meet an amazing landscape over the Norwegian mountain chain. Picnic lunch during the safari.
We continue the safari to the Swedish mountain area and visit the border monument erected in 1897 by 3 countries – Sweden, Norway and Finland. After the approx. 120km of driving in the mountains, sauna is very welcome! Dinner and overnight in Kilpisjärvi.
Day 5 DEEP POWDER - GALDOTIEVA (B, L, D) Breakfast in Kilpisjärvi. Today we drive from Kilpisjärvi back to Galdotieva, approx. 150 km. If you have some power left, our guide will today show us some tricks on how to handle the ski-doo in deep snow. Powder, here we come!
Picnic lunch along the way. Sauna, dinner and overnight in Galdotieva cabins or apartments.
Day 6 RETURN TO HARRINIVA - VICTORIA TRAIL (B, L, D) Last leg, Victoria Trail
After breakfast the last leg of the safari takes us back to Muonio. The driving distance will be approx. 120 km. The route goes partly on the "Victoria Trail" between Finland and Sweden. Picnic lunch along the way.
Back in Harriniva you can relax in sauna; perhaps you might treat yourself to a sports massage? Enjoy the highlights of the tour once more during the farewell dinner of delicious Lappish specialties. The night is long in Harriniva hotel bar! Accommodation in one of our safari houses with shared facilities.
Day 7 DEPARTURE KITTILÄ (B) Breakfast and transfer to Kittilä Airport.
This is an example program. The order of the program is subject to change.
Important information: The driving distances may vary according to the weather conditions and skills of the group.