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Four-day-long-snowmobile safari

 

DAY 1: Arrival at Rovaniemi Airport, from where we will transport you to the Holiday Village Gulo Gulo in the vicinity of Ranua Wildlife Park, some 80 kilometres from Rovaniemi. Enjoy a delicious dinner and check in to one of the magnificently appointed apartments for two, three or four people. Later on, join us in the Safari House to collect your personal equipment (warm driving suit, shoes, socks, mittens, hat, gloves, helmet cap and helmet) and to hear the information on our safari programme.

DAY 2: After breakfast, let our experienced guide give you driving instructions for driving a snowmobile, and tell you about the relevant safety issues. Then it's time to set out on safari for a 100 to 110-kilometre drive. During the day, taste the unique atmosphere of a wintry picnic and enjoy your lunch served by an open fire. Later, upon arrival at our destination in Posio, a warm sauna and a mouth-watering dinner await you. In the night, unwind and enjoy a good night’s sleep in a cosy cabin or apartment.

DAY 3: After breakfast, set out on a 60-kilometre drive with us, heading for Iso-Syöte. After an exhilarating day we arrive at Hotel Iso-Syöte in the evening. Enjoy a delicious dinner at the hotel restaurant, known for its quality food. Unwind in one of the hotel’s twin rooms.

DAY 4: After breakfast, join us for the last leg, heading back to Ranua. The fifth day’s drive is just over 90 kilometres. Enjoy your lunch in the Ranua Wildlife Park restaurant. We'll arrive at Holiday Village Gulo Gulo in the afternoon. Enjoy a relaxing, soothing sauna after the long drive. Then it’s time to get together in a Lappish tepee to enjoy a farewell dinner of Lappish delicacies. At our destination in Holiday Village you are in for a very special Finnish treat: a sauna  added with a modern HotSpring poo After that, you are welcome to continue your evening in the Holiday Village bar. Enjoy the  night in one of the comfortable apartments for four to six people.

DAY 5: After breakfast, join us for the last leg, heading Rovaniemi. The fifth day’s drive is just over 100 kilometres. Enjoy your lunch in tjhe forest. We'll arrive at Rovaniemi in the afternoon. Enjoy a shower and hotel sauna after the long drive. Then it’s time to get together in restaurant Nili to enjoy a farewell dinner of Lappish delicacies. After that, you are welcome to continue your evening in Rovaniemi night life. Your luggage is transported to your hotel by car.

DAY 6: After breakfast, we’ll transport you to Rovaniemi Airport.

Rates: €1672 per person
Duration: Six days, five nights, of which four days on a safari
Schedule: As of 18 January (from Wednesday to Monday)
Minimum group size: Four people
We arrange trips made to order for a minimum of four people.
Important: The minimum age for a snowmobile driver is 16 years (you will need a valid driving licence for vehicles with at least 125 cc).
The safari is not suitable for children.
The snowmobiles we use on our safaris are Lynx Ace with four stroke engine.
Driving distances may change due to weather conditions or the group's driving skills.

The price includes transportation, a three nights stay in hotels in twin rooms, a four-night stay in log cottages (with shower and toilet) and last night in hotel, meals (from the first night’s dinner to breakfast on the sixth morning), safaris (one person per snowmobile), warm driving suit, shoes, socks, mittens, hat, gloves, helmet cap and helmet, a guide with English language skills and insurance (personal excess max €550 per driver per accident).