Northern Lights Adventure

Lapland

March 6 - 13, 2018

Lapland Northern Lights

Davide Gabino

Immerse yourself in Lapland as we continue our hunt for the Northern Lights. You'll see the sights of Helsinki and then travel north to the Province of Lapland for exciting excursions during the day and search for the northern lights where there are 10 times as many sightings as in southern Finland.

Northern Lights

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Northern Lights

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Northern Lights

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Sibelius Memorial

Sibelius Memorial
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Helsinki Cathedral

Helsinki Cathedral
Tom Mrazek

Itinerary

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Arrival Helsinki, Finland

Upon arrival in Helsinki you will be met and transferred to your centrally located hotel in Helsinki. Join your tour manager for a Sauna and Sausage reception.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Helsinki Rock Church

Rock Church
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Helsinki

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After a delicious Finnish breakfast meet our guide for a four-hour tour of the sites of Helsinki. Experience the beauty of the Rock Church, New Concert Hall and Sibelius Monument. Visit the Design district from the exploration of the famous Esplanade - with plenty of unique Helsinki stores with interesting design souvenirs, such as marimekka material and Ultima Thule glassware. The tour finishes with a visit to one of the most famous modern art museum in Europe - the Kiasma Museum.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Helsinki — Rovaniemi

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After breakfast you check out from your hotel and continue your journey to Lapland. Upon arrival you are transferred to your newly opened boutique hotel in the center of Rovaniemi. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring the nearby attractions on your own, take a walk around the charming city streets, before your wonderful gastronomic experience at an authentic Lappish restaurant.

Reindeer Sleigh

Reindeer Sleigh
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Friday, March 9, 2018

Snowmobile to Reindeer Farm

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After breakfast the day begins with an hour snowmobile safari to a reindeer farm where you will meet traditionally dressed people, learn more about reindeer husbandry and Lappish culture. Enjoy a reindeer sleigh and a husky ride.
Continue on to Santa Claus village for a buffet lunch.
There will be free time to mail postcards with a special Arctic Circle stamp from Santa Claus land and visit the Snowman World. Aurora hunt.   

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Husky Sledding & Northern Lights

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After this you will have short car transfer to the husky camp, where upon arrival the friend ly huskies bark you welcome! The musher of the camp tells about the life of these wonderful dogs, their nature and training. You also take a short ride in the forest in a sledge pulled by a husky dog team who all love running!
When back in the camp you can enjoy a cup of hot berry juice before returning back to town. Tonight we will hunt Aurora Borealis.

Sled dog

Sled Dog
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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Reindeer Sledding & Aurora Hunt

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The morning is at leisure before another Lapland adventure: Reindeer sleigh ride! A private car transfer into the snowy forests for reindeer sleighing and the northern lights. Enjoy a hot cup of coffee with a bun around a campfire and learn about the life of reindeer herders before our aurora hunt tonight.

Monday, March 12, 2018

Lapland — Homeward

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After breakfast the driver will transfer you to the airport for your flight back to Helsinki and homeward.