Northern Lights Escape
Escape to Finland on this magical 5 day escape to witness the beauty of the Northern Lights. Stay in a lovely wilderness cabin as well as a truly unique glass igloo. Enjoy activities such as dog sledging, visiting a reindeer farm and hiking.
On your arrival, you will be met at Helsinki airport and privately transferred to your cabin. You will be transferred to the city where you will have dinner (dinner not included) then, you will be transferred back to your wilderness cabin where you will be taken for a Northern light Hunting walk with a guide. You will stay for 3 nights in your wilderness cabin on a bed& breakfast basis.
After breakfast, you will be met and transferred to the husky farm to meet your dogs and be taught how to drive your team of dogs. You will be provided with all equipment including overalls to keep you warm and then taken out in to the wilderness. At the beginning the dogs make a lot of noise, but soon it will be completely silent - the only sound is from the feet of the dogs hitting the snow! A short ride, but a lot of fun. In case the snow situation is not good, then this will be done with sledges with wheels. Once you are back at the kennels, you can say goodbye to your dogs and then you will be transferred back to a reindeer farm for lunch and to learn all about reindeer herding. The rest of the day is at your own leisure. In the evening you will be transferred to the city for dinner (dinner included) and then, you will be transferred back to your wilderness cabin where you will be taken on a Northern light’s hike.
Today, you will be met and privately transferred to lovely hiking place in the wilderness. You will also enjoy a forest lunch in front of an open fire. In the evening you will be transferred to a restaurant (dinner not included). After dinner you will be transferred back to your cabin.
Day 4- 5
Today, after breakfast check-out, you will be met and transferred to an exclusive handcraft workshop, which is a family-run business. You will have an opportunity to learn about local living and make your own souvenir guided by the owner’s family. The trip continues up to Levi glass igloos. It is only 1h 40 min driving distance. On the way you will stop for lunch. In the evening you will enjoy dinner at a nearby restaurant – dinner and dinner transfers included. Overnight at exclusive and romantic Glass Igloo. Day 5 Private Transfer to Airport (Rovaniemi or Kittilä)