Experience the best of Northern Finland’s natural surroundings from your base in an Aurora Dome – the first official glamping destination in Northern Scandinavia. At any time, your transparent-fronted dome boasts unbeatable views, as the landscape is illuminated for 24 hours by the legendary midnight sun. Opt to canoe on lakes, raft down rivers and feed reindeer and husky families in stunning Arctic wilderness.
Arrive at Kittila airport and transfer to Harriniva cabin village to settle in to your riverside log cabin. Sit back and watch the midnight sun linger across the lake during summer. (D)
After breakfast meet some friendly huskies at the world's largest arctic sled dog centre. During this visit the guide will tell about the life of huskies and how they race. In the afternoon, head out into the arctic wilderness for an exhilarating river rafting experience. After 6km of paddling, 4 rapids and 24 metres drop - you certainly won't be dry! All equipment is provided and an instructor is on hand to ensure that this is an unforgettable experience. Back at the hotel, relax in the hotel's sauna or head out to explore the wilderness under the midnight sun. (B,D)
Today pack your bags and head over to Torassieppi and an overnight in the Aurora Dome. Meet Lapland’s most famous and friendliest residents at an old Lappish farmhouse, where you’ll have the opportunity to feed the tame reindeer and learn the history of traditional reindeer husbandry. In the afternoon take to the lake in a canoe as you paddle through crystal-clear waters. (B,D)
Transfer to Kittila airport for your flight back to the UK. (B)
*The order of the excursions may change locally and sometimes it may be necessary to stop over in Helsinki on the way out.