Experience the thrill of watching the Northern Lights dance overhead; discover the traditions and culture of the local Sami people; journey to the Pallas fell area, the largest fell area in Western Lapland and enjoy a snowshoe walk to take in it's breath-taking surroundings.

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Immerse yourself in Finnish Lapland

Visit a 100-year-old unique Lappish farmhouse and a reindeer museum

Meet Huskies at a husky farm and enjoy a husky safari

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Essence of Lapland

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Day 1

KITTILÄ – Muonio

Arrive at Kittilä airport and transfer to your hotel in Muonio. Dinner is served in the hotel restaurant. Upgrade to a Snow Igloo, Aurora Dome or Arctic Firefox Lodge close to Hotel Jeris for a unique experience. (D)

Day 2


Visit a 100-year-old unique Lappish farmhouse and a reindeer museum. Drive a 3km round in the forest with a reindeer sled next to Pallas Ylläs National Park. A short walk brings you to the Winter Village with the ice restaurant, bar, and impressive wall carvings. If weather permits lunch will be served in the ice restaurant. In the afternoon the guide will tell you more about the fascinating phenomenon of the Northern Lights and the science & myths behind it whilst enjoying a local drink and snack. (B)(L)(D)

Day 3


Have a hearty breakfast and transfer to the nearby husky farm. Meet the lovely huskies, enjoy a tour of the farm and take a 15 km safari. On return lunch will be in the restaurant. This evening you will enjoy a traditional dinner served in our lake side restaurant with open fire. After dinner a local Sámi will join to sing his own special songs and tell you the story behind them. Here you will also learn of the traditional outfits and the hidden meanings in the clothes worn by the Sámi people. (B)(L)(D)

Day 4


Today after breakfast it’s snowmobile time. Driving distance is approx. 35 km. Follow the guide through snow covered forests to a nearby lake and learn the techniques of the ancient net fishing. Lunch served by open fire. Upon your return from the snowmobile safari a local treat will be served in the restaurant. (B)(L)(D)

Day 5


Today is free for your own activities. All meals are served in the restaurant. In the evening the Aurora snow train is ready to take you across the frozen lakes in its heated carriages. A stop will be made for sausages over the fire as you search for the Northern Lights. (B)(L)(D)

Day 6


Eat well at breakfast, as afterward your guide will be taking you by minibus to the Pallas fell area. This is the largest fell area in Western Lapland and is known for its breath-taking beauty.

You will visit the nature center to learn more about the area before taking a snowshoe walk to enjoy the surroundings. Lunch will be taken on return in the restaurant. Dinner in the restaurant followed by your evening Arctic Sauna World. Experience 4 different styles of sauna tonight and learn the history along with the sauna customs. A local drink will be served, and a shaman will make a ceremony calling on the powers of the four elements. (B)(L)(D)

Day 7


Spend your day as you wish. Lunch will be served in the hotel restaurant or you can have a packed lunch box to take out with you. A special Lappish dinner will be served in the hotel restaurant. (B)(L)(D)

Day 8

Muonio - KITTILÄ

After breakfast transfer to Kittilä airport (B)

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