Adventure Safari to the Ice Sea

07 NIGHTS / 08 DAYS
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INCLUDES
Full board accommodation in twin rooms or cottages
Light lunches and dinners are also included
Local transfers
Liability insurances
Special winter gear (overalls, hats, helmets, socks, boots, gloves etc.)
Programs mentioned as per the itinerary
Airport transfers
Adventure gear
Guidance services
Meals or snacks mentioned as per the itinerary
Organizer’s liability insurance
Safari desk support
English guiding included as well
Solo driving snowmobiles
DOES NOT INCLUDE
International/Domestic Airfare
Visa
Tips
Any personal Expenses

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Day 1: Saturday

(You may choose the day, Saturday recommended)

Arrival Day Transfer from Rovaniemi Airport. Settle into your accommodation in a nice hotel in Rovaniemi city.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 2: Sunday

After breakfast you will be advised to snowmobile safety and driving. On our first driving day we will drive across endless taiga forests already reaching Sodankylä - one of the biggest villages in Lapland. In the evening you have a chance to walk in this old village and meet local people there. Sodankyla is also famous for their observatory and the science of Northern Lights. Dinner buffet and overnight in a hotel.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 3: Monday

After breakfast we begin our second day of driving, which brings us further north across huge natural swamps finally reaching Saariselka fells and reach the hotel where we will stay overnight. Saariselka is a part of Urho Kekkonen's national park and is one of the best trekking areas in Europe. Buffet dinner and overnight stay in a nice hotel will be provided.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 4: Tuesday

After breakfast we continue our great safari across the landscape, taking in the views of the fell, which leads us up to Inari lake. Inari is also called "Lapp sea". By old mythology it is told to be as deep as long. It is over 100 km long. Lunch in Inari. We cross the lake partly still heading north and reaching old Lapp village Kaamanen in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in a lodge or cottages will be provided. Good place for meeting local Lapps.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 5: Wednesday

After the breakfast we continue our safari soon reaching the treeless tundra region. At this stage of the journey we are very north of Lapland that there are no proper trees left. This magical area is maybe the most important reindeer herding area in Finland. We finally reach the village of Nuorgam in the afternoon. Nuorgam is the most northern village in European Union. You will have an opportunity to experience a Finnish sauna and have your dinner in the holiday village. Overnight stay in the cottages. This is a great place for admiring the Northern Lights. Nuorgam is situated on the shore of river Tana – It is the best salmon river in Europe, situated on the border of Finland and Norway.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 6: Thursday

After breakfast we cross the river and enter Norway with a local guide. During this day we finally reach the Ice Sea. The Ice Sea is open year around. Breath taking views during the day, great opportunity to take fantastic pictures. Option: Crab fishing on a fishing boat.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 7: Friday

This is our last and longest driving day. After the breakfast we drive back south crossing numerous fells and Lake Inari. We then finally reach the village of Ivalo in the late afternoon. Try the Finnish Sauna in the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in a hotel will be provided.

  • Overnight: Rovaniemi

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Day 8: Saturday

Transfer to the airport, either Ivalo or Rovaniemi. Offered only in March and early April! Experience the greatest snowmobile safari in Lapland!

HOTELS
Rovaniemi - Hotel Santa Claus Superior Room or similar
Rovaniemi - Hotel Cumulus Resort Pohjanhovi Superior or similar
Cost Per Person
HOTELS USD 4028 (Twin/Double Sharing)

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