Highlights of Lapland
Highlights of Lapland– Finland –7 days / 6 nights, Kittilä - Jeris - Husky Safari - Northern Lights - Snowshoeing - Torassieppi Winter Village - Reindeer safari - Snowmobiles - Ice-fishingLapland Highlights, the most complete Lapland adventure with Arctic snow activities. Jeris, situated at the shores of the lake Jeris, surrounded by magical winter forests near the National Park Pallas, is your home for 6 nights. Enjoy Husky- and Reindeer safaris, ride Snowmobiles, try Ice-fishing and Snowshoes, get on trails with Cross-country skis. Sit around open fires and at night hunt for the magical Northern Lights illuminating the Arctic sky.
|Operation||December 27, 2016 - April 22, 2017|
|Departure||Sunday - Saturday
December 27, 2016 - April 22, 2017
|Price||Dec 27, 2016- Jan 2,2017
from $1,955 per person in double + cabin supplement*
from $2,305 single room/cabin
Jan 2 - Jan 8,2017 / Jan 8 - Jan 28, 2017
from $1,745 per person in double
from $2,095 single room/cabin
Jan 29 - Apr 1, 2017
from $1,845 per person in double
from $2,195 single room/cabin
April 2 - Apr 22, 2017
from $1,625 per person in double
from $1,975 single room/cabin
|Included||Return transfers from/to Kittilä for scheduled domestic flights only)
6 x nights accommodations hotel or cabin
Full board, from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 7
Necessary winter clothing
Use of the Arctic Spa during your stay
17 km / 10 mi Husky safari
30 km / 19 mi /1.9 mi Snowmobile safari
Reindeer farm visit, 3 km reindeer safari
Visit to Torassiepp Winter Village
Northern Light Evening and Aurora Campfire
Qualified English speaking wilderness guide
Cross country ski and snowshoes
Lappish speciality dinner
Tax & service fees
|Not Included||International and national airfare
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||* only cabin accommodation available
Group size: 2 - 22 persons
Program suitable for children 5 years and above
To drive a snowmobile you must have a valid driving license; own liability is €600.
|Tour Options||Additional nights at Harriniva / Jeris
Night in a traditional Snow igloo
Overnight in Helsinki
St. Peter Line cruise, Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki, visa free
Silja Line crusie, Helsinki - Stockholm
Tallink cruise, Helsinki - Tallinn
Good to Know
Weekly program for optional excursions
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Day 1 ARRIVAL KITTILÄ - JERIS (D) Arrival at Kittilä airport, transfer to Hotel Jeris (45min). Dinner in the hotel restaurant. Overnight in double rooms with wc and shower or cozy log cabins with wc, shower and sauna close to Hotel Jeris.
Day 2 HUSKY ADVENTURE - NORTHERN LIGHTS (B, L, D) After breakfast you have the morning to explore the beautiful winter surroundings of Jeris. Lunch will be served in the hotel.
In the afternoon you will transfer to the nearby Husky farm. You will meet the lovely huskies, enjoy a tour of the farm and take a 17 km safari, two persons per sled. Dinner in the hotel restaurant and overnight in room /cabin.
In the evening the guide will tell you more about the fascinating phenomenon of the northern lights, and the science & myths behind it. Afterwards you can join our local guide for a walk to a prime Northern Lights viewing spot. Here you will build a camp fire, toast marshmallows and enjoy hot chocolate round the fire while waiting for the light to hopefully make an appearance.
Day 3 SNOWSHOES - KOTA LUNCH - CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING (B, L, D) Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. This morning you will experience snowshoes, one of the oldest modes of Lapland transportation. Afterwards we will head for a kota where you will enjoy a picnic lunch cooked over the open fire. In the afternoon it is off on the cross-country skis. The skiing tracks start right next to the hotel and you will learn the basics of crosscountry skiing with your guide. Return to the hotel and time to enjoy warm sauna. Dinner in the hotel restaurant and overnight in room /cabin.
Day 4 TORASSIEPPI WINTER VILLAGE - REINDEER FARM (B, L, D) After breakfast in hotel restaurant a 10 minutes bus transfer to Torassieppi Reindeerfarm. Visit to a 100 years old unique Lappish farmhouse and a small reindeer museum. Try your reindeer herder skills in lasso-throwing and by driving a 3km round in the forest, right next to the Pallas-Ylläs national park with a reindeer sled. Then a short walk to the winter village with the ice restaurant, bar and sculptures, visit the impressive snow buildings.
Lunch will be served in the ice restaurant. Bus transfer back to the hotel. Dinner is served in the hotel restaurant.
Day 5 ICE-FISHING - SNOWMOBILE SAFARI (B, L, D) After breakfast the guide will take you to the lake to try your luck with ice-fishing. Lunch will be served in the restaurant.
In the afternoon you meet your snowmobile guide who will give you the snowmobile driving instructions and safety regulations. After this it is time to start your engines and follow the guide through snow covered forests, over frozen lakes and swamps, along perfect fell scenery. Driving distance is about 30 km. and you will drive 2 persons per snowmobile. Dinner is served in the main restaurant.
Day 6 LEISURE DAY - LAPPISH DINNER (B, L, D) Today you will have a free day to spend as you wish. You can relax in the hotel grounds and visit our Arctic Spa and Smoke sauna or go out on your own by snowshoes or cross country skies. Lunch will be severed in the hotel restaurant or you can opt to have a packed lunch box to take out with you.
A special Lappish dinner will be served in the hotel restaurant this evening.
Day 7 DEPARTURE JERIS - KITTTILÄ (B) Breakfast and transfer to Kittilä airport for your departure flight.