Lapland and Helsinki Winter Experience

Husky Dog Sledding and Northern Lights

Enjoy a beautiful and full experience in the heart of Eastern Finnish Lapland – Ruka Fell.

This tour is available from 18.12.17 – 31.03.18

Suggested program for Winter season starts Thursday or Fridays

5 Days – 4 nights

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: (D)

On arrival to Kuusamo Airport, guests take the Shuttle

Transfer to Ruka Village for check into Hotel (2 persons) or

Apartment accommodation (2-4 persons).

Dinner on location and overnight.

Accommodation in Hotel: Twin / double rooms with own

sitting area, small kitchen, modern sauna and bathroom with

shower, with views over the snowy landscape and balcony.

Accommodation in Apartment: Separate bedroom (beds

2x80cm) and a separate sleeping alcove (bunk bed

120cm+80cm), kitchen, separate WC, private sauna, and a

fireplace guarantee a successful vacation. With the convertible

corner sofa there are altogether 4+2 sleeping places.


Day 2: (B, L, D)

Breakfast on location.

Visit to the Reindeer Farm, where guests experience a short

Reindeer sled-ride of 300m, followed by feeding the Reindeer

and hearing stories of life with Arctic Reindeer. Warm drinks

and a snack during the excursion (2-3 hours).

Continue onwards to visit the Husky Farm, where the friendly

husky dogs take guests on a 5km husky sleight ride(2 persons

/ sled). During the excursion there is also warm drinks and

snacks provided.

Return to the accommodation for dinner and overnight.


Day 3: (B, D)

Breakfast on location. During this day, guests are collected for

a visit to meet Santa’s Secret Cottage, and to experience

some more outdoor fun with Santa’s Helpers! Bake delicious

gingerbread biscuits and meet Mr and Mrs Claus.

NOTE: This tour is only included for the family program below.

Also possible as an optional program.

Return to the accommodation for free time, dinner and

overnight as previous nights.


Day 4: (B, D)

Breakfast on location.

On this day, guests are provided with one day ski passes and

equipment set, including entry to the family park for beginners.

Ski or snowboard lessons are available for pre-order (subject

to availability).

Dinner and overnight.


Day 5: (B)

Breakfast on location.

Transfer by the shuttle bus to Kuusamo airport for onward journey.


Please note that exact program times and schedule can be subject to change.

Option Activities:

Northern Lights Evening Excursion (1.5-2.5 hours): €99 / person

Snowmobile Excursion (20km): €99 / person (2 persons on shared snowmobile), €140 /