Northern Lights, Husky Safari, and Reindeer SafariFinland
From $3,730 USD
December 1, 2019 - March 31, 2020
5 Days / 4 Nights
Lapland Exclusive, All About Northern Lights offers the Arctic TreeHouse Hotel and Arctic Snow Hotel, husky and reindeer safaris and Northern Lights hunts.
All About Northern Lights- Lapland Exclusive, offers the new Arctic TreeHouse Hotel, a unique blend of luxury comfort in the heart of Arctic nature. Panoramic views provide impressive spectacles of forest and Arctic skies: admire the Northern Lights from the comfort of your bed. Enjoy husky and reindeer safaris, hunts for magical Northern Lights and visit the Arctic SnowHotel. Welcome to the Arctic Circle, where unforgettable experiences await you!
December 1 - 18, 2019 & January 6 - March 31, 2020
December 1 - 18, 2019 & January 6 - March 31, 2020
from $4,150 per person in double room, based on 2 persons traveling together
from $3,855 per person, based on 4 persons traveling together
from $3,765 per person, based on 6 persons traveling together
from $3,730 per person, based on 8 persons traveling together
- Private transfers Rovaniemi airport/Hotel Arctic Tree House/Arctic SnowHotel OR Santa Igloos
- Private transfers Arctic Tree House/Arctic SnowHotel or Santa Villages Igloos/Rovaniemi airport
- 3 nights accommodation, Arctic Tree House suite
- 1 night accommodation at Glass Igloos
- Daily breakfasts and 2 Half board dinners at Arctic TreeHouse Hotel
- Lappish restaurant dinner set up menu + private transfers inn/out
- Dinner at Ice restaurant or Kota – or at Santas Igloos
- Husky Safari by car, 2.5 hours (husky ride approx 1 hour, 10 km)
- Aurora Borealis Adventure by car, 4 hours
- By snowmobile to reindeer farm and Santa village
- Aurora floating (guided floating with a high-quality rescue suit)
- E-Sledge tour (electric snowmobile)
- Necessary equipment and guide services during safaris
- Guidance during excursions, partially guided tour
- Outfit for your stay - Pick up/drop off safari office
- Tax and service fees
- International airfare & Airport taxes
- Domestic flights Helsinki - Rovaniemi - Helsinki, please request
- Personal insurance / personal items
- Alcoholic beverages
- Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights are natural phenomena caused by solar wind and they cannot be guaranteed or predicted.
- Excursions are subject to change due to weather conditions. Producer reserves the right to change the routing, pricing and the duration of the excursions without prior notice.
- Pre-paid safaris will not be refunded or changed to another day if no-show.
- Personal travel insurance is strongly recommended.
- Pregnant women should not use the sledge pulled by the snowmobile as the vibrations and exhaust fumes may be harmful.
Flight Helsinki - Rovaniemi - Helsinki
Night at the Arctic SnowHotel or Glass Igloo
Visit to Santa Park
Visit to Santa Claus VillageClaus Village
Silja Line Cruise, Helsinki - Stockholm
Tallink cruise, Helsinki - Tallinn
Day 1 ARRIVAL ROVANIEMI
Private transfer from Rovaniemi airport to ARCTIC TREE HOUSE HOTEL according to your flights. Hotel is situated 10 min from Rovaniemi city center.
Private transfer from Rovaniemi airport to NEW Luxury Arctic Tree House Hotel according to your flights. Hotel is situated 10 min from Rovaniemi city center. Opened Christmas 2016.
Welcome to the luxury comfort of the first Arctic Tree House Hotel. This is a brand new way to experience the Arctic Circle and the beauty of the Northern Lights in the nest like atmosphere of thoughtfully designed suites.
With spectacular views over the treetops, the suites offer an exclusive combination of local tradition, Lappish heritage and modern Scandinavian design.
3 x Overnights in suite.
En-suite bathrooms with toilet and shower | Flat- screen TV | Free wireless Internet| Espresso Coffee machine | Kettle | Minibar | Build in safe | Double or twin quality beds | 1-2 extra beds available | Air conditioning
Breakfast | WiFi | Half board dinner x 2 included at the Rakas restaurant
One evening private trans!er to Lappish restaurant in city center:
ROVANIEMI MENU (Set menu) beverages not included
Day 1 -3 EXCURSIONS (B)
Guide will pick you up from the reception – 10 min drive to safari club house for a pick up outfit. You can keep your safari outfit during your holiday here in Lapland - drop off to safari office
on your departure day, day 5
HUSKY SAFARI, 9:15–11:45
Wintertime safari with husky teams. After a short drive from town, we’ll arrive at a husky ranch, where these friendly dogs will bark an enthusiastic welcome to you. Before departing on the safari, you will be given instruction on how to control the sleds, which you will ride in pairs. Enjoy some hot berry juice by open fire and chat with the head musher about these amazing northern animals once you return to the ranch.
Duration with transfers: 2,5 hours (husky ride approx. 1 hour-10km)
In the evening
AURORA BOREALIS SEEKING, 21-01.00
After stepping out of the car in the middle of nowhere, we walk down to a river experiencing the surrounding sleeping nature. We reach the best spot to please our eyes, but be patient the aurora loves playing hide-and-seek; we never know when they can show up!
While observing nature’s own theatrical performance we fry sausages surrounded by the great aroma of the fire.
Before returning to civilization, we drop by a cozy old building. The hosts warmly welcome us and show us their dwelling, which takes us into the past. This relaxing escape will definitely satisfy all our senses. Transfer to the wilderness and back by car (50 km one way).
Duration: 4 hours
SNOWMOBILE SAFARI TO REINDEER FARM AND SANTA' S VILLAGE, 10:00-16:00
The day starts with a snowmobile safari to a reindeer farm where you will hear more about reindeer husbandry and Lappish culture. You can take a reindeer ride and attend a special Lapp ceremony of crossing the Arctic Circle. In the afternoon the trip continues by car to Santa Claus Village with time to do shopping in Santa Claus Village. You will also have an opportunity to send postcards from Santa Claus main post office. During the day enjoy delicious lunch in a cosy restaurant. Be awarded with Diploma for crossing the Arctic Circle!
NOTE: In case of poor track or weather conditions in December, the transfers to / from the farms may be done by car for safety reasons. Snowmobiles will still be driven as a part of the program.
Duration: 6 hours
In the evening
AURORA ICE FLOATING, 18:30-21:30
Dip yourself into a frozen lake under the Auroras and let your mind rest !
This guided floating is totally safe with a high-quality rescue suit that covers your whole body and keeps you dry. As you have your own clothing under the suit you will not get cold even in the open 0-degree water. The circumstances are truly arctic! If the weather is clear, we can see beautiful stars and may even get to marvel the magnificent Northern Lights.
Duration: 3 hours
Day 4 GLASS IGLOO (B, D)
ARCTIC SNOW HOTEL GLASS IGLOO OVERNIGHT
Snow Hotel is situated approx. 30 km from Rovaniemi city center. Site consists of several ice and snow structures that make a memorable environment for both family and business events and for tourists seeking extreme experiences.
GLASS IGLOOS Overnight in Glass Igloos 2 person per Igloo Or family Igloos from 4 persons. When sky is clear you are maybe so lucky and are able to see Aurora's dancing in the sky. Arctic Glass Igloos – All with sky vision in complete comfort
Private, comfortable and spacious (20 m2) or Family Igloos for 4 Igloos with Glass roof
All Igloos are warmly insulated, all-sky vision, thermal-glass roofs, heated floors, adjustable twin beds, a bathroom with a shower cabinet
Breakfast included, Ask free Aurora Alarm wake up service from reception.
ICE RESTAURANT DINNER
(If Ice restaurant not open dinner is at Kota restaurant in the Igloo venue)
The exquisite style of the Ice Restaurant tableware set on an ice table and frozen glasses used in the Ice Bar are simply stunning. 3 Course Menu.
E- SLEDGE DRIVE (electric snowmobile), 18:00-20:00
Driving on the frozen lake area on our snowy routes is an easy and comfortable way to start enjoying snowmobiling in peace. During the safari we make a few stops on the way and enjoy the beautiful lake view around us. This safari is an especially great option for guests who want to get
a taste of electric snowmobiling.
Day 5 DEPARTURE ROVANIEMI (B)
Breakfast and private transfer to Rovaniemi airport according to your flights. On the way drop off safari outfit to safari office.
SAFARIS INCLUDE: All excursions include thermal outfit, guide services in English.
MEETING POINTS FOR SAFARIS: The meeting point will be confirmed upon reservation.
Please note: The driver of the snowmobile is held liable for damages caused to the vehicle. Self-risk amount is max € 980 person/snowmobile/accident case.
Maximum liability can be reduced to € 150 by paying € 15 waiver per driver/snowmobile safari. This is to be paid on the spot direct to safari producer.