Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend

This long weekend is the perfect way to explore winter landscape and with a bit of luck you will see the amazing show of Aurora Borealis.

4 nights

Vuokatti, Finland
Min. 4 persons – max. 20 persons
Arrival any day of the week
Not suitable for disabled travel

 

Itinerary

The order of activities can differ

 

Day 1

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

Day 2

Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. The first evening you will be hunting the Northern lights with huskies. Truly exciting husky adventure on our 12 km trail when the night falls. Come and join us to our beautiful route with a scenery of Vuokatti Hills and with a good luck the amazing show of Aurora Borealis. Travel across amazing landscapes with only the sound of your dog team breathing and their paws hitting the trail. This route runs on snow covered meadows, fields and forest. The trail is 12 km long which takes approx. 1 hour depending on weather. After an hour of husky sledding it is time to get to know our always friendly dogs better on a tour in our husky kennel. Plenty of time to take photos and pet the dogs! This tour is driven 2 persons per sled. Duration of the excursion around 3hrs with transfers.

Day 3

This is the day for everyone who loves speed. Enjoy the wild nature and beautiful winter scenery of Vuokatti on snowmobiles! Our professional guide gives instructions for driving and information about snowmobiles before we start driving. Driving a snowmobile on a dusk is exciting even if you have some experience with snowmobiling. With a bit of luck we will admire nature’s fantastic natural show of Aurora Borealis. We drive this safari with new Touring model snowmobiles – due to new technology they’re safer and more environmentally friendly as they produce lower emissions. On our way back we’ll stop for a break and enjoy hot drinks & sweet snacks. The route length is about 20 km. This tour is driven 2 persons per snowmobile. Duration of the excursion 3hrs with transfers.

Day 4

You can sleep in a bit as this is the day to hunt Northern lights with snowshoes. When the the nature is covered by the dusk it’s time to go hunting the magical Northern Lights! This exciting showshoe adventure is the perfect way to explore winter landscape authentically and with a bit of luck you might see the amazing show of Aurora Borealis. We’ll start by teaching you how to use snowshoes. Then we’ll head into the forest safely with the lead of our experienced local guide. The deeper we’ll go, the more amazing the night scenery gets. Enjoy amazing snowy forest and peaceful nature while listening to your guide’s stories about the nature. Along the way, we’ll enjoy some hot drinks and snacks by an open fire. The route length is approx. 2 km. Perfect for families and groups! Duration of the tour 2hrs with transfers.

Day 5

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.

Break Sokos Hotel Vuokatti

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Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Break Sokos Hotel Vuokatti, Standard room Adult Child 4-14 yrs
11.1 – 7.2.2021 808 € 415 €
8.2 – 31.3.2021 852 € 415 €
Prices include

accommodation in a standard room, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, free use of gym, free spa ticket for one day, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.

Vuokatinhovi

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Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Vuokatinhovi, 47sqm cottage
Adult Child 4-14 yrs
11.1 – 7.2.2021 894 € 356 €
8.2 – 31.3.2021 938 € 356 €
Prices include

accommodation in a 2-4 persons holiday apartment, linen & towels, final cleaning, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, free use of gym, free spa ticket for one day, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.

Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Vuokatinhovi, 73sqm cottage
Adult Child 4-14 yrs
11.1 – 7.2.2021 749 € 589 €
8.2 – 31.3.2021 770 € 610 €
Prices include

accommodation in a 4-6 persons holiday apartment, linen & towels, final cleaning, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, free use of gym, free spa ticket for one day, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 4 persons.

Vuokatinmaa Holiday Apartments

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Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Vuokatinmaa Holiday Apts, Chalet 42sqm 2-4prs
Adult Child 4-14 yrs
10. Jan – 15. Feb 2021 806 € 418 €
16. Feb – 9. Mar 2021 892 € 502 €
10. Mar – 26. Mar 2021 845 € 440 €
Prices include

accommodation in a 2-4 persons holiday apartment, linen & towels, final cleaning, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.

Hotel Aateli

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Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Hotel Aateli, Double room
Adult Child 4-14 yrs
10.1 – 15.2.2021 804 € 558 €
16.2 – 27.3.2021 832 € 558 €
Prices include

accommodation in a double room, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.

Hotel Vuokatti & Suites

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Northern Lights Hunters’ / Hotel Vuokatti & Suites, Doubleroom Adult Child 4-14 yrs
11. Jan – 27. Jan 2021 795 € 514 €
28. Jan – 31. Mar 2021 862 € 514 €
Prices include

accommodation in a double room, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, free use of gym & sauna, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.

Holiday Club Katinkulta

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Northern Lights Hunters’ Long Weekend / Holiday Club Katinkulta, Double room Adult Child 4-14 yrs
10. Jan – 15. Feb 2021 849 € 558 €
16. Feb – 11. Apr 2021 900 € 558 €
Prices include

accommodation in a double room, airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport), buffet breakfast, free use of spa, 3 activities mentioned in the program (1 x huskies with dinner, 1 x snowmobile with snacks, 1 x snowshoeing with snacks), transfers to the programs, full winter clothing. Prices are valid for minimum 2 adults.