Activities and transportation

 Exciting activities can be booked through us.

Snow mobile safaris for private groups.

  •  2 hours snowmobile safari

Including about 1h of driving through the fells in Saariselkä area, if not too windy visiting tops of the fells as well.

85€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 135€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

  • 4 hours snowmobile safari + lunch

Including lunch in Laanilan Kievari restaurant and 2 – 2,5 h of driving through the fells ad on tops of them.

130€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 180€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

  • Aurora hunting by snowmobile

Duration 3h including 2h of driving in Saariselkä area, hot juice and snack

130€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 180€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

  • Ice fishing with snowmobiles + lunch by the fire

Duration 4-5h, including 2h of driving, ice fishing on a frozen forrest lake (1-2h) and lunch

140€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 190€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

  • Snowmobile safari to the reindeer farm

Duration 3h, including driving 1,5h

140€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 190€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

  • Airport pick up by snowmobiles

Duration 3h including 2h of driving.

250€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 350€/person when 1 person on snowmobile

Minimum order 700€. Your luggage and bags will be brought to the villa by car.

  • 6 hours snowmobile safari

Including 4-4,5h of driving and lunch break in Kultahippu restaurant in Ivalo (lunch is not included into the price).

180€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 280€/person when 1 person on snowmobile.  Minimum order 700€. Lunch prices – about 30€/person.

  • 8 hours snowmobile safari

Duration 8-9h including 5h of driving, lunch lunch break in Kultahippu restaurant in Ivalo (lunch is not included into the price) and 1 activity for your choice (1-2h): ice fishig, checking of the fishing nets, driving around Ivalo lake.

220€/person when 2 persons are on 1 snowmobile, 320€/person when 1 person on snowmobile.

Minimum order 800€. Lunch prices – about 30€/person.

 

For 6h of longer programmes we recommend to have 1 snowmobile for person. Long programmes not recommended for children under 140cm.

Children under 12 years old get 50% discount. Minimum size of the group 2 persons. All the safaris include: include transportation from the villa and back, all equipment, winter outfit.

 

Husky and reindeer safaris

Also we offer reindeer and husky safaris in cooperation with a local company owned by a Sami family. These activities include transportation from the villa and back, all equipment, winter outfit, hot juice for the short excursions and lunch for the long ones. Also the prices mentioned are valid for groups, so there might be other people in your group.

  • Northern Lights safari by reindeer sledge 3h: 120€/person. Safari in the fells, including coffee by the open fire and cookies. Starts usually at 20:00.
  • Reindeer safari 2h 110€/person. Includes coffee and cookies. Starts usually at 9am.
  • Reindeer safari 3,5h including lunch. 145€/person. Starts usually at 12pm.
  • Husky safaris: The safari will be driven two persons / dog sledge: one is sitting in the sledge and the other one is driving. Driver can be switched during the trip. Sledge is pulled by ca.4 dogs.

Husky safari 2h, including coffee and cookies. 160€/person

Husky safari 4h, including soup lunch 208€/person

 

Traditional dinner programmes for private groups.

Sami dinner with Northern Lights safari by reindeer (by request for min. 6 persons). Going to the farm  by reindeer sledge. Dinner by the open fire in Lappish wooden hut (mushroom soup, reindeer stew with mashed potatoes and lingonberries, Lappish cheese with cloudberries, coffee or tea). During the dinner you will be told about Sami culture and traditions and reindeer herding. Also you will hear Sami Yoik singing.

Duration: 2-3h, price 153€/person + 200€ private fee.

Sami dinner. The group will be brought to the reindeer farm where the guests can greet reindeers and feed them. The dinner will be served by the open fire in Lappish wooden hut: Cold smoked reindeer blue cheese soup, glow fried Salmon with mashed potatoes and salad, berry pie, coffee / tea. During the dinner you will be told about Sami culture and traditions and reindeer herding. Also you will hear Sami Yoik singing.

Duration about 2,5h, price 110€/person. Minimum group 10 persons.

 Guided snowshoe walks by different routes:

  • Northern Lights snowshoeing, 3km
  • Trip to Iisakkipää fell, 6 km
  • Trip to Kiilopää fell, 5 km

Duration 2,5-3 h. Minimum group 4 persons. Price 65€/person, includes transportation from the villa and back and snowshoes.

Cross-country skiing

  • Fell skiing trip for beginners. Easy level, duration of this activity is 2,5h. It includes 1,5h time skiing in the snowy forest, guidance and explanation, skis and equipment, transportation from the villa and back, hot juice and cookies. Price 75€/person, minimum group 4 persons.
  • Skiing trip to Niilanpää fell cabin

This trip is perfect for those who already know how to ski. When we reach the cabin, the guide will lit up the woodstove to warm up the cabin and prepare hot juice and snacks.

Price 85€/person, minimum group 4 persons. Duration 4 hours, including skiing 2-2,5h, guidance and explanation, skis and equipment, transportation from the villa and back, hot juice and cookies.

Private transportation

from Ivalo airport to the villas and back is available for extra fee

Brekfast and catering available too

Please ask for a price offer!