Saariselkä Excursions

Snowmobile Search For Aurora Borealis

18:00 –22:00 
Snack included
Come and experience an exotic Arctic evening by driving through snow-covered forests and over treeless fells. With a little luck, if the sky is clear, the moon, stars and even the Northern Lights may show you the way. The safari is heading to the Igloo site, where you have the possibilityto roam around the forest nearby, and watch the Northern Lights show inside the igloo. During the trip your guide will build an open fire and you can enjoy a snack by the camp fire.
*Note: To drive a snow mobile in Finland you must have a valid driver’s license from a country of issue which has signed the Road Traffic Convention of Geneva. Borealis Destination Management cannot accept responsibility for licenses that are not accepted. Please consult if you have any doubts

Price: $ 180.00
4h

Snowshoes Safari

Put on your snowshoes, feel the crunch of snow under your snowshoesand capture the true feeling of winter in the northern woods as you explorethe nearby white wildernessofforest and hills and Urho KekkonenNational Park, which surrounds Saariselkä.
The afternoon is at leisure and we recommend trying a Finnish sauna available at the hotel.

Price:
1.45h

Cross Country Skiing Tri

10:00 – 12:00
Fasten the skis, lean on the ski poles and glide along the tracks through the pure whiteness. If you are a first timer on skis, there will be an introduction on the basic techniques of skiing. A stop is made to have a cup of warm berry juice. The price includes the equipment rental until 17:00, so you can go skiing on your own time and pace afterwards.

Price: $ 85.00
2h

Aurora Borealis Sleigh Ride

Min 4 Persons
19:00 – 22:00
During this brisk safari you can just sit back and enjoy the view and ride! Your guide will take you up to the fell districtto see the beautiful hilltop scenery with unlimited views of the northern sky. Your journey will head towards a beautiful fell cabin where you can enjoy warm berry juice while admiring the nature. If you are lucky, the sky will be clear to see the moon, the stars and even the Northern lights may appear

Price: $ 105.00
3h
testimonials
Hi Dora, Tom and I were participants on your Amber Coast tour in June, just one of the many Baltic tours your company offers. I haven't gotten around to writing you an update about the trip, so I thought I would now! It was really nice chatting with you in the spring as we tried to decide which tour would be the best choice for us. I think the Amber Coast tour really catered to people like us who have a deep love of history and an appreciation for Europe. I would have to write a very long, detailed list of all the places we were able to see and all the incredible things we learned along the way! It was a lot of fun and I want to say a big thank you to our tour guide, Dahlia, who was always able to answer any questions we had! You're lucky to have her working for you. Everything was very professional, the hotels were all located in great places, and the food was to die for... We will definitely be back to tour the Baltic countries. 11 days wasn't enough! :) Sincerely, Wanda and Matthew Williams
Wanda and Matthew Williams