3 Night Northern Lights Adventure in the Forest, Saariselkä

Highlights

  • Experience one of nature's great wonders in total comfort and luxury
  • Combine tranquillity, pure air and beautiful nature for a truly special Arctic experience
  • Meet the Huskies and go on a Husky safari
From £3232 for two people*
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What you'll do

Overview

NPE

Embark on an unforgettable wilderness adventure in Northern Lapland. Blissful relaxation, adrenaline-pumping outdoor adventures and the world's greatest natural wonder make this an unforgettable trip.

Your adventure begins the moment you touch down in Ivalo airport, where you’ll be picked up and transferred to your beautiful accommodation. Nestled in the snow-covered pine forest, your accommodation allows uninterrupted views of the dark sky of the polar night.

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Arrival Day

Land in Ivalo airport, where you will be met and taken directly to your accommodation for the duration of your Christmas holiday. Drive through the ethereal pine forest, and arrive at your very own cabin, nestled within the still, white forest.

Take some time to settle in, unpack or explore, then you can enjoy a delicious dinner in the restaurant.

You will be staying in a beautiful cabin, which provides panoramic surroundings of this Christmas winter wonderland and the pitch bla...Read All

Snowmobiling and Aurora Camp

Today your morning activity is perfect for those who have never tried snowmobiling before. First you will get familiar with the snowmobile, have full safety instructions and a driving lesson. After everyone feels comfortable, we will head out for a small journey into the nearby surroundings through the beautiful Lappish countryside. Children will be sitting in a sleigh pulled behind the guides snowmobile.

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Husky Safari

After a hearty breakfast, set out on an exciting husky safari, dashing through the silent, snow-covered forest on your own private sleigh.

Meet these beautiful, energetic dogs that will take you exploring through the glistening  wilderness, on a bucket list arctic safari. The dog sled is shared by two people who can take turns driving the sled whilst the other sits back and enjoys the ride and the scenery. Jump on a sled and enjoy the thrill of the snow and speed!

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Farewell

Today is your final day in Lapland. Wake up at a leisurely time  (check-out isn’t until 11 AM), and enjoy a delicious breakfast by the log fire as you reflect on the wonderful adventure you’ve had with us.

We’ll transfer you back to the airport, and look forward to maybe seeing you again!

 

 

Meals: Breakfast

What's included

Included

  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Shared Transfers to and from Ivalo airport
  • Full board meals at the onsite restaurant (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • Guide for all organised activities
  • Snowsuits, gloves and boots for the duration of your stay
  • Husky Safari
  • Snowmobile Safari
  • Aurora camp

Accommodation

Aurora Cabin Riverside Cabin

Aurora Cabin

Aurora Cabin is an extraordinary way to experience your time in Lapland. Admire the star-filled sky or witness the awesome spectacle of the Northern Lights from the comfort of your bed. The laser-heated glass-roof opens up into the northern sky, directly above the bed.

The cabins are equipped with twin beds or double bed, and there is also a possibility for an extra bed. Each Aurora Cabin has a private bathroom with shower and has either its own sauna or its own interior fireplace.

Facilities

Maximum occupancy 4 Glass roof En suite bathroom Sauna or Fireplace

Riverside Cabin

Riverside Log Cabins are our most spectacular accommodation. In these log cabins, modern construction and traditional log material are skilfully combined and the result is a unique whole. The Riverside Log Cabin has comfortable living room area for relaxation, own fireplace and accommodation for up to five people. A direct view of the Arctic Fell River and a private sauna crown the whole.

Facilities

Maximum occupancy 5 Sauna En suite bathroom Fireplace
Your local host

Maaret and Team

Our hotels are in nature´s most beautiful places: by lakes and rivers, away from light pollution and busy city life.

We value nature, good service and quality in everything we do. We want our guests to feel special during their stay with us. We serve our guests every step of the way, helping with airport transfers and offering high-quality accommodation, tasty meals and a great variety of activities both in summer and winter. Come and feel the magic of the wilderness with us!

Our hotels are in nature´s most beautiful places: by lakes and rivers, away from light pollution and busy city life.

We value nature, good service and quality in everything we do. We want our guests to feel special during their stay with us. We serve our guests every step of the way, helping with airport transfers and offering high-quality accommodation, tasty meals and a great variety of activities both in summer and winter. Come and feel the magic of the wilderness with us!

Location

You will fly into Ivalo airport which is well connected by Finnair.

The transfer time from Ivalo Airport is approximately 35-45 minute drive. Your magical forest retreat is around 15min drive into the Wilderness from Saariselka town centre.

North of the Arctic Circle, the area you’ll be staying in is a vast expanse of pristine pine forest that is home to bears, golden eagles, wolverines, and thousands of reindeer. The magical landscapes of the forest and tranquil nature will ensure your holiday is one to remember.

This is your perfect wilderness retreat offering high-quality service, meals and accommodation.

 

FAQs

When can I go?

The winter season starts mid November and finishes at the end of March

Will there be enough snow in November to run the activities?

Our winter packages start on the 14th November and by this time there should be enough snow, however there is no guarantee. Saariselka is very likely to experience early snow fall due the its proximately north and its height above sea level.

In the unlikely event that there isn't enough snow, the activities will still run but as an Autumn variation.

What ages do the child prices apply to?

Child pricing applies to ages 4-14 years. Ages of 15+ will be classed as an adult.

Is thermal clothing provided for guests?

Thermal overalls, boots and gloves are included in all our packages.

When will I do all of my activities?

Upon check in at your resort you will be given your full schedule of exciting activities.

Will I be woken up when the Aurora Borealis are visible?

You can hire a Aurora alarm for the duration of your stay, at a small charge

Are there any additional facilities available on-site at the resort?

Yes, they offer a public Sauna, with separate times for men and women (pay locally). The Resort has an on-site restaurant, bar and reception

Is there Internet available at the Resort?

Yes! WiFi is a complimentary service of the resort. The Wi-Fi works in lobby and restaurant area.

What are the check-in and check-out times?

Check-in: 15:00
Check-out: 11:00

The resort can storage your luggage in the reception while you’re waiting for check-in or while you’re waiting for transportation after check-out.

When are the meals served?

Breakfast Buffet 8:00-10:00*
Lunch Buffet 12:00-14:00*
Dinner Buffet 18:00-20:00*

Buffet times may vary during the seasons and between the destinations. The reception will inform you the specific times upon arrival.

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