Immerse yourself in the red, gold and yellows that signify the Finnish Lapland ‘Ruska Season’ in Autumn. Combine autumnal hikes amongst the colourful forests with evenings spent searching for the northern lights at the cosy Wilderness Hotel Inari. .
Fly to Ivalo and transfer to the Wilderness Hotel Inari and check in to a wilderness room for 3 nights. Speak to one of our specialists about upgrading to a log cabin or Aurora cabin. The Wilderness Hotel Inari ,on the shores of Lake Inari, offers accommodation in 12 aurora cabins, 40 wilderness rooms and 8 log cabins.Enjoy escapism and immersion in the remote landscapes of northern Finland. (D)
Spend a day learning about the Sami culture In Inari and the surrounding area. Visit the Sami Museum and Nature Centre,Siida After visiting Siida visit Inari village. The parish village of Inari is the centre for Finland’s Sámi culture. Visit the best scenic spots for sightseeing and photographing and enjoy the Lappish nature and scenery. (B,L,D)
After breakfast, lace up your boots for a thee hour hiking experience, which includes a guided walking tour into the wilderness and a picnic lunch by an open fire. Autumn is a time favoured by the Finn’s to go hiking in the fells, which are bursting in vibrant autumnal colours. In the evening, head out on a northern lights hunt excursion by car. The guides will drive you to specific spots to find clear skies, away from the light pollution. Warm drinks and snacks will be served. (B,L,D)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for the flight back to the UK. (B)
* Speak to us about upgrading to an Aurora Cabin