Nature Lovers’ Multiweek

This week you’ll explore all the best excursions Vuokatti has to offer – huskies, National Park and canoeing. Perfect for active families!

7 nights

Itinerary

Vuokatti, Finland
Min. 4 persons – max. 20 persons
Not suitable for disabled travel

Day 1

Flight from your airport via Helsinki to Kajaani, transfer to your accommodation. Check-in and time to explore the resort.

Day 2

Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. You will enjoy a relaxing hiking tour via the scenic route across the hills. Local guide tells you stories about Vuokatti region, while you get to enjoy the Finnish nature at its best – beautiful lake views, hill scenery and fresh forest. Drinks and delicious snacks included.

Rest of the day you can explore the resort, go swimming or fishing – Vuokatti has plenty of choice.

Day 3

Take part to a fun lake safari where you will enjoy beautiful views and sceneries of Vuokatti. Guide will show you important sites of Vuokatti from the water and tells stories of the resort. Stop at idyllic Naapurivaara resort for a break. Possibility also to have a swim or buy for example ice cream from the café. Snacks and cold drinks included.

Day 4

Today you will explore the great nature of Hiidenportti National Park. The canyons of Hiidenportti alone are an impressive sight but you will be also astonished by shady spruce forests and flowery meadows. The park has many fascinating places and local guide will tell you about the nature and interesting story about a demon called Hiisi who has given his name to the National Park. Coffee and delicious snacks included. Route length approximately 3 km. After the hike drive back to Vuokatti.

Day 5

Day five will be enjoyed on the water. A different way to explore nature is by taking a canoeing trip. Finland can be called the Paradise of Paddlers, because of the clean water, thousands of islands, small rivers, and rich nature. You can choose between 3 persons canoe and 1 persons kayak. Before heading out to the lake, our guide will teach you paddling technique. Juice and delicious snacks included. This paddling excursion suits well also for beginners.

Day 6

This day will be spent socializing with huskies. Transfer to Husky Center where you will experience dog sledding in the summer with our “Husky Mercedes”! Ten huskies pull this specially adapted cart on wheels around the circuit. Program includes harnessing the dogs with guide and husky ride about 1,5 km depending on temperature. After the ride you will have a tour in Husky Arena and will learn about huskies’ daily lives and of course have plenty of photo moments with these photogenic dogs.

Day 7

Last day in Vuokatti can be spent by your own wishes. Maybe you will have another hike or just relax and go for a swim in one of our pure lakes.

Day 8

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.