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Northern Lights Hunting Tour

Northern Lights Hunting Tour

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Spotting the Northern Lights is a once in a lifetime opportunity and the wild landscapes around Inari offer some of the best sightings. On this tour, maximize your chances of seeing the Aurora Borealis with the help of a local guide that knows exactly where to look and visit known viewpoints around the Ivalo, Inari and Saariselkä areas. Sightings can’t be guaranteed but this tour will ensure you the best possible chance.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$178.09
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US$178.09

Snowmobile Safari to visit Reindeers at Wilderness camp, including lunch

Snowmobile Safari to visit Reindeers at Wilderness camp, including lunch

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Immerse yourself in Lapland’s winter landscape on a snowmobile tour along the river Ivalo, deep in the Finnish wilderness. Keep warm with a camp lunch and thermal equipment provided, and keep safe as you zoom along frozen trails under the supervision of a guide. Included pickup from nearby hotels ensures hassle-free access to the rural location.
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  • 4 hours
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US$197.33
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US$197.33

Half-Day Mountain Bike Tour in the Wilderness of Utsjoki

Half-Day Mountain Bike Tour in the Wilderness of Utsjoki

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See Finland’s natural landscapes from a perspective rare to visitors on a mountain biking tour through Lapland’s Ailigas Fell park. In addition to providing mountain bike instruction for all experience levels, your guide navigates and tailors the day’s itinerary to your needs and preferences. For your comfort and convenience, the tour allows you to choose your own distance.
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  • 4 hours
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US$169.40
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US$169.40

Audio Guided Day Tour of Ranua Zoo with Entry Ticket and Lunch

Audio Guided Day Tour of Ranua Zoo with Entry Ticket and Lunch

The most northerly animal park in the world, the Ranua Wildlife Park is an exciting experience not to be missed. You can see polar bears and other Arctic animals in their most natural surroundings. You can see over 200 different animals of over 50 species as you walk along the 2,5 km long boardwalk.
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  • 6 hours
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US$272.26
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US$272.26

Private 4-hour Northern Lights Tour from Rovaniemi with hotel pick up

Private 4-hour Northern Lights Tour from Rovaniemi with hotel pick up

Enjoy this private excursion with your private driver/guide and see one of the most spectacular natural phenomenons in the Arctic. The weather is one of the most important factors to consider when hunting for the Northern Lights. You decide how far away and how long we going out of city to the wilderness! We visit several locations according to weather broadcast, to find clear or partly clear sky. Consequently, the sky must be cloudless or partly cloudless in order to see the Northern Lights. Aurora Borealis is extremely unpredictable, even under a glitteringly cold and clear winter sky.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$567.50
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Private Santa Claus Village & Rovaniemi city tour

Private Santa Claus Village & Rovaniemi city tour

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Meet Santa Claus and explore Rovaniemi in comfort on a private family-friendly tour that includes convenient round-trip transport from your local accommodations. In addition to navigating, your guide offers little-known facts and anecdotes about city center highlights and facilitates your visit to the world-renowned Santa Claus Village. Admission to the village and Santa meet-and-greet photos/video are complimentary.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$142.72
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US$142.72

Ranua Zoo tour, optional lunch

Ranua Zoo tour, optional lunch

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Animal lovers will enjoy this tour of the Ranua Zoo, an open-air Arctic zoo in Lapland. You’ll have the chance to encounter up to 200 animal and bird species as you walk the roughly 1.5 mile (2.5 kilometer) trail around the zoo. Learn more about the special habitats of this northern part of the world. An ideal activity for the whole family, in all seasons.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.29
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US$99.29

Experience Lapland - Ice Fishing

Experience Lapland - Ice Fishing

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Plan a stress-free ice fishing trip during your stay in Rovaniemi on this private 5-hour tour with door-to-door transport from your local accommodations. In addition to navigating, your guide outfits you in snowshoes and fishing equipment and ensures a safe and enjoyable experience out on the frozen lake. The tour includes a campfire lunch of sausages and your freshly-caught salmon (vegetarian option available on request).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$117.91
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US$117.91

Wintertime Amethyst Mine Visit

Wintertime Amethyst Mine Visit

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Sling a pickaxe in an ancient mountaintop amethyst mine on this unusual tour from Rovaniemi. Visit the historic mine and try your hand at finding some stones; you can keep anything that fits in your hand. Learn about this Finnish tradition through guided commentary during lunch around a snow bonfire, then return to Rovaniemi via snow train.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$220.23
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US$220.23

Sparkling Summer Amethyst Mine Visit

Sparkling Summer Amethyst Mine Visit

The village of Luosto is home to a unique attraction: Amethyst Mine Lapland, where deposits of semi-precious gems formed over 20 million years. It’s tricky to reach by public transport, especially in summer, but this small-group package makes it easy, with a guide and 2-way transfers from central Rovaniemi hotels. Learn how to dig your own amethyst and take home a handful of gems, then enjoy a traditional campfire barbecue.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$216.60
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US$216.60

Snowmobile Safari

Snowmobile Safari

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Travel through the snowy Lappish forest like a local—on a snowmobile—on this half-day tour. Keep warm with provided gear, far superior than anything you may have packed in your suitcase, and some blueberry tea and gingerbread.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$121.63
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US$121.63

Reflections of the Northern Lights

Reflections of the Northern Lights

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Seeing the Northern Lights is high on many visitors’ wish lists in Finland, but relying on luck alone may mean missing out. This tour from Rovaniemi optimizes the chances of sightings by taking you to what's judged the best viewpoint on the night. Plus, you’ll go with pro photographers equipped with night cameras to help you capture perfect shots. A campfire meal and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.46
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US$110.46

Midnight Sun Photography Tour

Midnight Sun Photography Tour

Midnight sun is a natural phenomenon that occurs in the summer months in places north of the Arctic Circle. Follow us to the primeval forest in Lapland and take beautiful pictures!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$107.69
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US$107.69

Lakeside Midnight Sun & Sauna Experience

Lakeside Midnight Sun & Sauna Experience

For the most authentic Finnish experience, you just cannot miss out on a sauna. Our local guides will take you out to a lakeside cabin to experience a traditional, Finnish sauna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$119.79
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US$119.79

Ice Floating in Forest Lake with Aurora Borealis

Ice Floating in Forest Lake with Aurora Borealis

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Watch the aurora borealis in a unique and peaceful way: floating in an Arctic lake. You’ll be provided with a warm, dry survival suit, which will protect you from the freezing temperatures and keep you buoyant. Your guide will talk about the stunning natural phenomenon and the surrounding Finnish landscape.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$106.48
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US$106.48

Full Day Snowmobile Safari

Full Day Snowmobile Safari

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Experience time in the great outdoors of Lapland on this exciting snowmobile safari. Save time planning transport by having hotel pickup and drop-off included. It’ll be the ultimate stress-free day with snowmobile equipment rental, and a delicious campfire lunch in the Arctic wilderness of Kota included. No need to worry about navigating, as a guide will lead the way.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$229.60
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US$229.60

Reindeer Experience and Northern Lights

Reindeer Experience and Northern Lights

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Tick off 2 of Rovaniemi’s biggest attractions in 1 night on a tour that includes a visit to a reindeer farm and an opportunity to search for the Northern Lights. Meet reindeer and hear traditional folklore, before riding a reindeer-pulled sleigh into the forest in search of the Aurora Borealis. Maximize your chances of seeing the natural spectacle with a professional guide, and relax with round-trip transfer from central Rovaniemi.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$222.15
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US$222.15

Auttiköngäs Nature Trail

Auttiköngäs Nature Trail

Choose the tour to see the authentic Arctic forest that is a perfect place for hiking. There are you will find nature Autti Falls. Enjoy the Arctic nature and take memorable photos there. Meanwhile, we can see the spectacular and majestic falls.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$222.15
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US$222.15

Arctic River Fishing Tour

Arctic River Fishing Tour

Try your hand at one of the Finns’ favorite leisure activities: Arctic fishing. Stand on the riverbank, all kitted out with provided fishing equipment, and cast your line for one of the more than 20 species of fish found there. Get instruction if you like from your guide depending on your level of expertise, then sit down for a lunch of barbecued salmon.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$172.51
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US$172.51

Lapland Cross Country Ski

Lapland Cross Country Ski

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Active travelers can have a go at one of Finland’s most popular past times on a cross-country ski tour from Rovaniemi, suited to all ability levels. Save time finding the departure point with included hotel pickup and drop-off, leaving you more time to zip along frozen trails with your guide and absorb views of snow-covered scenery. Keep warm with ski gear and refreshment included in the price.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$122.87
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Lapland Berry Day Experience

Lapland Berry Day Experience

Berries and mushrooms grace many Finnish dishes but foraging for them is difficult without a guide to ensure you locate the best spots and only edible specimens. With this private tour from Rovaniemi, hike into an Arctic forest to find and pick everything from mushrooms to cloudberry, blueberry, cranberry, and lingoberry. Savor the pure air, birdsong, and untouched nature; and finish with a campfire barbecue lunch.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.46
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US$110.46

Snowmobiles and Huskies

Snowmobiles and Huskies

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Combine a snowmobile ride through the Finnish wilderness with a visit to a local husky farm on this full-day tour from Rovaniemi. You probably wouldn't strike out on your own in the snowy forest, but traveling with a guide makes this tour safe and comfortable. Let the guide take care of navigation and provide insightful commentary on a 12-mile snowmobile ride, then head to the husky farm for a husky sleigh ride.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$246.98
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US$246.98

Northern Lights Snowmobile Hunt

Northern Lights Snowmobile Hunt

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Combine a Northern Lights search with a snowmobile ride—and enjoy two activities in one all-inclusive, time-saving trip—with this tour from Rovaniemi. Book ahead to ensure your place, and race across the snowy expanses on a 2-person snowmobile to a camp. With luck, see the lights here over sausages and drinks around the campfire. The tour includes hotel transfers, with an upgrade option to ride a snowmobile solo.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$172.51
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US$172.51

Hunting Northern Lights with Lappish Barbecue from Rovaniemi

Hunting Northern Lights with Lappish Barbecue from Rovaniemi

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Finding the Northern Lights without a guide may mean wasted searches—something you can’t afford if you’re short on time in Finland. This tour from Rovaniemi ups the chances of sightings with a guide to interpret the conditions and take you to a prime viewpoint. Plus, you’ll hear stories about the lights you might miss if searching alone, and enjoy a Lappish barbecue as an extra local touch.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.63
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US$85.63

Night of Reindeer and Northern Lights

Night of Reindeer and Northern Lights

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Set out on a nighttime reindeer and Northern Lights adventure, and enjoy an evening in the countryside away from Rovaniemi. You’ll learn all about reindeer breeding and care at a traditional Finnish reindeer farm, and have the chance to feed some of the gentle creatures. Sit down for a reindeer meat (or vegetarian!) dinner, then travel deep into the forests, to scan the skies for the Northern Lights.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$179.96
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US$179.96

Lapland Winter Experience

Lapland Winter Experience

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Be immersed in Lapland’s natural landscape on this small-group snow-hiking tour, with included round-trip transfer from your Rovaniemi hotel. Upon arrival, strap on your snowshoes and follow your professional guide deep into the forest for a glimpse of Arctic flora and fauna, then take a seat around the campfire to learn more about wilderness survival over a traditional sausage supper and blueberry tea.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.63
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City Sightseeing and Santa Village Guided Tour, Small group

City Sightseeing and Santa Village Guided Tour, Small group

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This is the perfect tour for kids and adults alike! Make childhood dreams come true by visiting Santa in Santa Claus Village. You’ll see Santa’s Post Office, and take part in an Arctic Circle Crossing ceremony. It’ll be the ultimate hassle-free day without anything to organize as hotel pickup and drop-off is included. As well as meeting Santa, you’ll enjoy a guided city sightseeing tour of Rovaniemi.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$131.09
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Aurora Hunt by Private lake, in a Lappish Wooden hut, 4 hours

Aurora Hunt by Private lake, in a Lappish Wooden hut, 4 hours

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Hunt for the Northern Lights, then hunker down in a cozy Finnish cottage with hot chocolate and snacks. A fun way to spend an evening in Lapland, the nighttime tour from Rovaniemi takes place in a small group of likeminded travelers with a local guide. You’ll learn about the Finnish lifestyle as you scan the skies for a lucky sighting of the Aurora Borealis, nature’s very own firework display.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$157.30
Price varies by group size
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US$157.30
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Private Aurora Tour (5 or more) by Aurora Experts- Ivalo-Saariselka

Private Aurora Tour (5 or more) by Aurora Experts- Ivalo-Saariselka

The visibility of Northern lights depends for example on the weather and activity of the Sun, but this trip is to offer you the best chance to see the lights on the best possible location in Ivalo – Saariselka area. We take it seriously Our sites are absolute dark far from the village lights and hotels. This is important because most of the lights are relatively faint so in absolute darkness you will see much more. The longer you stay the more you see. This is why our tour is relatively long. The best hour to see the lights is just before the midnight but the best lights may appear whenever. On the way to the site we stop the car even several times if needed and follow the lights. During this tour we also spend nice time in a tepee on the best possible site for following the sky and barbeque for all tastes and diets. We will also advice you in taking pictures and we will make pictures ourselves which we share with you from our cloud service. We follow the daily weather forecast
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$145.20
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US$145.20
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Private Aurora Tour (1-4) by Aurora Experts- Rovaniemi

Private Aurora Tour (1-4) by Aurora Experts- Rovaniemi

The visibility of Northern lights depends for example on the weather and activity of the Sun, but this trip is to offer you the best chance to see the lights on the best possible location in Ivalo – Saariselka area. We take it seriously Our sites are absolute dark far from the village lights and hotels. This is important because most of the lights are relatively faint so in absolute darkness you will see much more. The longer you stay the more you see. This is why our tour is relatively long. The best hour to see the lights is just before the midnight but the best lights may appear whenever. On the way to the site we stop the car even several times if needed and follow the lights. During this tour we also spend nice time in a tepee on the best possible site for following the sky and barbeque for all tastes and diets. We will also advice you in taking pictures and we will make pictures ourselves which we share with you from our cloud service. We follow the daily weather forecast
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$592.91
per group
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US$592.91
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Private Aurora Tour by Aurora Experts- Ivalo-Saariselka

Private Aurora Tour by Aurora Experts- Ivalo-Saariselka

The visibility of Northern lights depends for example on the weather and activity of the Sun, but this trip is to offer you the best chance to see the lights on the best possible location in Ivalo – Saariselka area. We take it seriously Our sites are absolute dark far from the village lights and hotels. This is important because most of the lights are relatively faint so in absolute darkness you will see much more. The longer you stay the more you see. This is why our tour is relatively long. The best hour to see the lights is just before the midnight but the best lights may appear whenever. On the way to the site we stop the car even several times if needed and follow the lights. During this tour we also spend nice time in a tepee on the best possible site for following the sky and barbeque for all tastes and diets. We will also advice you in taking pictures and we will make pictures ourselves which we share with you from our cloud service. We follow the daily weather forecast
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$592.91
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US$592.91
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Photograping Tour by Snowmobile Sleigh

Photograping Tour by Snowmobile Sleigh

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Join our snowmobile sleigh ride across the snowy forests and open fells. On this safari you don’t need to drive at all. Just sit and enjoy the unique landscape and make nature pictures or videos.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.79
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US$119.79
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Sami Village Inari and Siida Museum by Car

Sami Village Inari and Siida Museum by Car

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Combine visits to the Inari Sami Village and the Siida Museum on this full-day guided tour from Rovaniemi. With all transportation from downtown Rovaniemi provided, there's no need to rent a car and you can relax on the ride between the multiple stops. You'll get a chance to buy handicrafts, take photos of the view over Inari Lake, and learn about Sami culture through guided visits.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$192.39
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US$192.39
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Auroras Northern Lights by Car and on Foot (photographing tour)

Auroras Northern Lights by Car and on Foot (photographing tour)

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A major highlight of traveling to Finland in the winter is viewing the northern lights. On this convenient tour you’ll get the best possible chance of seeing them, as you’ll be taken to a very dark area that’s free of light pollution. Drive around and stop wherever is best for seeing the lights. You’ll be advised on how to take effective photos of the phenomenon. Also enjoy a barbeque dinner in a cozy tent, from which you can look out for the lights.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.79
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Finnish Sauna and Swimming

Finnish Sauna and Swimming

Experience a traditional Finnish sauna in the countryside with this private evening trip from Rovaniemi. Suitable for adults who can swim, the excursion includes use of a steam room, private Finnish sauna, and the chance to cool down afterwards with a brisk swim — just as the locals do. Transport from your Rovaniemi hotel is included, and the trip is just for your own group so the start time can be changed as necessary, to fit in with your plans.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$143.99
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US$143.99
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Rovaniemi Day

Rovaniemi Day

Spend a day in the Arctic Circle, meeting Santa Claus and his helpers at the Santa Claus Village. The day trip from Rovaniemi includes plenty of free time for you to explore the village, shop for presents, and even mail a card to your friends from the Santa Claus Postal Office. Meet the reindeer herders, enjoy lunch, and visit the Arktikum museum and science center for an overview of Sámi culture in Lapland.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$216.60
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Northern Lights by ATV in Rovaniemi

Northern Lights by ATV in Rovaniemi

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Head out into the wilderness outside Rovaniemi on a quad bike/all-terrain vehicle to see the elusive Northern Lights on this evening tour. Riding an off-road vehicle gives you access to parts of the landscape you can't reach in an ordinary tour bus; less light pollution means an easier time seeing the lights. A guide provides navigation, instruction, and in-depth commentary on the Northern Lights as you travel.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$156.09
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Snow Adventure Day

Snow Adventure Day

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Combine several snow-based activities in a single day during this tour from Rovaniemi. Perfect for those short on time who don't know if they want to ice fish, snowshoe, sled, or try kick-sledding; this tour allows you to try all traditional winter activities. Equipment, extra-warm winter clothing, and instruction is included for all activities, so even beginners can participate.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$168.19
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Visit a Reindeer Farm and One Hour Safari

Visit a Reindeer Farm and One Hour Safari

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Visit a local reindeer farm with us and meet people living at the farm. See both wild and trained safari reindeer. You will hear about the reindeer herding as a profession and introduce yourself to reindeer driving. Then, participate in a reindeer safari for one hour by sitting on a sleigh and enjoy beautiful snowy landscape on the way.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$168.19
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All Day Snowmobile Driving

All Day Snowmobile Driving

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Whether it's your first time or you've had lots of experience, this snowmobiling tour from Rovaniemi offers the opportunity to traverse the Lapland wilderness under the careful attention of a guide. Your guide provides all necessary equipment as well as a safety briefing and is on hand to assist as you zip across the snow-blanketed landscape. Also enjoy a light lunch and the chance to try some ice fishing.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$204.49
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