Northern Lights, Husky Safari, and Reindeer SafariFinland
From $3,365 USD
December 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019
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.
Lapland Exclusive: All About Northern Lights, 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 - 14, 2018 & January 6 - March 31,2019
Daily, December 1 - 14, 2018 & January 6 - March 31, 2019
from $3,725 per person in double room, based on 2 persons traveling together
from $3,575 per person, based on 4 persons traveling together
from $3,425 per person, based on 6 persons traveling together
from $3,365 per person, based on 8 persons traveling together
- Private transfers Rovaniemi airport/Hotel Arctic TreeHouse/
- Private transfers Arctic SnowHotel or Santa Villages Igloos/Rovaniemi airport
- 3 nights accommodation, Arctic TreeHouse suite
- 1 night accommodation at Glass Igloos
- Daily breakfasts and 3 Half board dinners at Arctic TreeHouse
- Private transfers to Arctic Snow Hotel
- Dinner at Ice restaurant or Kota – or at Arctic Circle Villas
- Husky Safari by car, 2.5 hours (husky ride approx 1 hour, 10 km)
- Aurora Borealis Adventure by car, 4 hours
- Reindeer safari to Santa Claus Village, lunch
- Aurora hunt by Snowmobiles
- 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, pls request
- Personal insurance / personal items
- Alcoholic beverages
- $25 Service fee
- 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 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 TreeHouse 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.
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 3 included in the package price
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 an 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. 1hr-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
REINDEER SAFARI TO SANTA’S VILLAGE – LUNCH INCLUDED
Lapland is well-known for Santa Claus and his reindeer. What a great way to see both by joining us for a reindeer safari to the Santa Claus Village! Sitting in the sleigh pulled by the reindeer we make our way from the Reindeer Farm to Santa’s Village along the snowy trails of the wintry forest. In the village we have some free time to meet Santa in his office, send postcards from the Santa Claus Main Post Office and explore handicraft and souvenir shops. Awarded a Reindeer Driving Licence and a Certificate for Crossing the Arctic Circle, you will not forget this experience. Transfers are done by car.
Duration: 6 hours
In the evening
AURORA BOREALIS SAFARI BY SNOWMOBILES, 18:00 – 21:00SEEKING FOR NORTHERN LIGHTS BY SNOWMOBILES
Experience the Arctic night by driving through the snow-covered forest and on the frozen river. With a little luck, you’ll travel under a bright sky lit by the moon and the stars. Perhaps the
Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights – will appear to show you the way. Sip warm beverages and savour a snack by a campfire and learn more about the Northern Lights and Lapland.
Duration: 3 hours
Day 4 GLASS IGLOO (B, D)
Afternoon private transfer to Glass Igloos + overnight
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 Igloo 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.
ICE RESTAURANT DINNER
(If Ice restaurant not open dinner is at Kota restaurant in the Igloo venue).
Duration: 3 hours
The exquisite style of the Ice Restaurant tableware set on an ice table and frozen glasses used in the Ice Bar are simply stunning. Enjoy a 3-course menu at the Ice restaurant or Kota – or at Arctic Circle Villas.
Day 5 DEPARTURE ROVANIEMI (B)
Breakfast and private transfer to Rovaniemi airport according to your flights.
SAFARIS INCLUDE: All excursions include thermal outfit, guide services in English.
MEETING POINTS FOR SAFARIS: The meeting point will be confirmed upon reservation.