Powder Pro - Snowmobile Safari
Powder Pro - Snowmobile Safari– Finland –5 days / 4 nights (3 days Snowmobile Safari), Kittilä - Muonio - Harriniva - Galdotieva FellThis 5-day adventure, 3 days with snowmobiles, takes you from Harriniva to the very north of Finnish Lapland. Jump on your ski-doo, hit the powder and learn the secret of deep snow driving from our snowmobile guide. The Galdotieva Wilderness Centre in Palojärvi is close to the Norwegian border by Palojärvi Lake. Surrounded by fells, it is a paradise for active nature lovers. Overnight in comfortable log cabins with electricity and enjoy the hot sauna.
|Operation||January 7 - March 25, 2018|
|Departure||Sunday - Thursday, 2018
January 7 - 11 / Jan 14 - 19
January 28 - February 1
March 11 - 15
March 18 - March 22
March 25 - March 29
|Price||March 18 - April 14, 2018
from $2,015 per person in double room
Jan 7 - March 17, 2018
from $2,095 per person in double room
|Included||Transfers from/to Kittilä Airport to/from Harriniva Hotel (for scheduled domestic flights)
2 nights in safari houses with shared facilities
2 log cabins/apartments with shower/toilets, Galdotieva Fell
Full board, from dinner day 1 to breakfast day 5
Safaris as per itinerary
One person per snowmobile
Complete winter clothing: thermo overall, boots, socks, mittens, warm hat, helmet, sleeping bag
Qualified English speaking wilderness guide
Taxes & service fees
|Not Included||International airfare & Airport taxes
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||Group size: Minimum of 4 persons required to run the tour.
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.
The driving distances may vary according to the weather conditions and skills of the group. Own liability of max. 600 € / driver / accident
|Tour Options||Additional nights in Helsinki or Harriniva before or after the safari
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Day 1 KITTILÄ - HARRINIVA (D) Arrival at Kittilä airport, transfer to Muonio. Welcome dinner and overnight in one of our safari houses with shared facilities.
Day 2 HARRINIVA - SNOWMOBILE SAFARI (B, L, D) After breakfast you will meet your safari guide and receive information about the program as well as the safari equipment (warm snowmobile jacket & trousers, boots, socks, mittens, hat, gloves, balaclava and helmet). Pack your personal items in a backpack to be transported in the snowmobile. The rest of your luggage will be stored in Harriniva.
Our experienced guide will give you safety instructions and driving training and then it is time to start the engines! Driving distance today is approximately 100 km/62 mi, over frozen lakes and snow-covered forests. Late afternoon we arrive to Galdotieva wilderness centre in Palojärvi, on the boarder to Norway, where a warm sauna and dinner are waiting. Overnight in comfortable log cabins or apartments with private facilities at Galdotieva Fell.
Day 3 HIT THE POWDER (B, L, D) After breakfast it is time to discover the surrounding treeless fell region, region near the Norwegian border. Lunch is prepared during the safari. Driving distance today is between 80-100 km/50-62 mi, depending on the weather conditions and the skills of the participants. Dinner, sauna and overnight in Galdotieva.
Day 4 RETURN TO HARRINIVA (B, L, D) After breakfast the snowmobile safari continues back to Muonio and Harriniva. Driving distance today is approximately 100 km/ 62 mi, and in the evening you are sure to feel those leg muscles! Time for sauna, perhaps you want to treat yourself to a massage after the sporty days. Go through your safari memories together once more during a delicious farewell dinner with Lappish specialties. Overnight in one of our safari houses with shared facilities.
Day 5 DEPARTURE KITTILÄ (B) Breakfast and transfer to Kittilä Airport for your departure.