Would you like to spend your next holiday in Lapland in a snow-covered village where streetlights are turned off in the afternoon so that you can see the Northern Lights?
The village of Äkäslompolo is located 200 km north of the Arctic Circle, deep in Finnish Lapland surrounded by the peaceful old forests of the Pallas-Ylläs Nature Park. This beautiful small village is your home for the week; shop with the locals, feed reindeers outside the supermarket afterwards and then pop to the pub or the cafe on your way back to your cabin.
You will stay in cosy log cabins, each with their own fireplace and sauna. Enjoy getting to know the locals and join in some exhilarating winter activities like husky & reindeer sledding, ice fishing and snowmobiling.
Day 1: Arrive to the Kittilä airport and transfer to your log cabin
Day 2: Ice Fishing Safari with snowmobiles
Day 3: Day at a Reindeer Farm, meeting local Sami and sleigh ride through the forest
Day 4: Free day to souvenir shop, go skiing or enjoy your cabin
Day 5: Full day husky safari in the northern wilderness
Day 6: Free day to enjoy cross country skiing or head off downhill skiing
Day 7: Departure day
You can will be able to purchase food and alcohol supplies at the local supermarket and that way you can enjoy meals in the comfort of your own cabin together with your family. There are lots of different dining options in Äkäslompolo, varying from fine dining, casual meals and buffets.
To steer a husky team you need to be 18 years old.To drive a snowmobile you need to have a valid driver's license. Please, remember to bring it with you.Snowmobile safari organisers have insurance. In case of accident you personal liability is max EUR 500 per accident case.