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.