Powder Pro – Snowmobile Safari

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From $2,015 USD
January 7 - March 25, 2018
5 Days / 0 Nights

Powder Pro adventure with 3 days on snowmobile safari in north-west Lapland. Drive to Galdotieva wilderness Centre in Palojarvi, stay in modern log cabins

Overview

This 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 Palojarvi is close to the Norwegian border by Palojarvi 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 Kittila 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
  • Qualified English speaking wilderness guide
  • Taxes & service fees

Not Included

  • International airfare & Airport taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance / personal items
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • $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 18 years of age with a valid driving license (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 is 800 € / driver / accident

Tour Options

  • Additional nights in Helsinki or Harriniva before or after the safari
  • Night in traditional Snow igloo
  • Snow activities Cross country skiing, Ice fishing, Snowmobile excursions, Reindeer safaris, Snowshoe tours, Northern lights excursions
  • St. Peter Line cruise, Helsinki-St.Petersburg-Helsinki visa free
  • Silja Line Cruise, Helsinki - Stockholm
  • Tallink cruise, Helsinki - Tallinn

Day 1 KITTILA - HARRINIVA (D)

Arrival at Kittila airport, transfer to Muonio. Welcome dinner and overnight in one of our safari houses with shared facilities. Harriniva Hotel

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 Palojarvi, 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. Galdotieva Fell Centre

Day 3 HIT THE POWDER (B, L, D)

After breakfast it is time to discover the surrounding treeless fell region, and learn the tricks of deep snow driving! 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. Galdotieva Fell Centre

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. Reminisce about the experiences of the past days during a delicious farewell dinner with Lappish specialties. Overnight in one of our safari houses with shared facilities. Harriniva Hotel

Day 5 DEPARTURE KITTILA (B)

Breakfast and transfer to Kittila Airport for your departure.
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