Nature & Silence Tour

PRICING
1890€ / person
incl. VAT

On this 7-days tour you will stay six nights far away from the closest villages to have best chances to see Northern lights (Aurora Borealis). You will explore the pristine Arctic nature of the Pallas-Ylläs national park and it’s surroundings on snow-shoes, forest skis and husky sleds.  We take at most six guests per week to ensure a personal and cozy atmosphere. On most tour weeks we hardly meet other people. This is no mass tourism! It’s a tour for you, nature and silence only.

This tour is accessible to anyone who enjoys outdoors and occasional trekking.

Price includes:

  • Full Arctic outdoors equipment for five days (warm jacket and pants, polar boots, hat, balaclava, large mittens)
  • 2 nights in a wilderness cottage
  • 4 nights in a fully equipped cottage
  • Breakfasts
  • 5 lunches
  • 5 dinners
  • Entrance in the ”sauna world”
  • Sauna every evening
  • 3-day guided wilderness tour
  • 1-day husky safari
  • Visit on a reindeer farm
  • All local transport from and to the Kittilä airport and related to the tour

Price does not include: flights from home country to Kittilä, travel insurance.
The Silence and Nature tour can be booked by individual travellers (joining one of our groups) or we can organise a private tour for your own group. Contact us and ask more!

Organized from November to April

November 20th – 26th
December 11th – 17th
January 15th – 21st
January 22nd – 28th
February 5th – 11th
February 12th – 18th
February 19th – 25th

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Day 1: (Sunday) Pick-up from the Kittilä airport, from Levi or from Muonio. Info session on the week’s tour and short trek to try out the snowshoes. Sauna. Night in a fully equipped chalet. Time to hunt for Northern lights.

Day 2: First day of snowshoe safari. Trek to the wilderness cabin which will serve as our base for three days. Lunch on open fire. Time to explore the surroundings. Dinner, sauna and a possibility to sleep under the winter sky. Time to hunt for Northern lights.

Day 3: Skiing across the frozen forests and marshlands. No previous experience required. Lunch out in the nature. Stories of Lapland, its nature and people. Dinner, sauna and a possibility to sleep outdoors. Time to hunt for Northern lights.

Day 4: Trekking back from the wilderness cabin. Ice fishing and enjoying a winter picnic on the lake. Traditional smoke sauna in a lake-side spa and possibility to swim in the frozen lake. Time to hunt for Northern lights. Dinner and night in the group’s private chalet (full comfort).

Day 5: A slow morning and heading out to the family operated husky farm. Getting to know your team of dogs and guidelines of driving a dog sled after which everyone drives their own sled pulled by huskies through a snowy scenery for about 30 km. Dinner and sauna awaiting you back at the chalet.

Day 6: Snowshoeing up on a fell from which you can see for tens of kilometers in all directions, if weather allows. Lunch along the way. Dinner at a reindeer farm. Meeting reindeer and learning about life as a reindeer herder. Night in the private chalet.

Day 7: After a delicious brunch it’s time to pack-up and say goodbyes. Possibility for own activities such as visiting the exhibition on the indigenous Sámi people and culture or a snow hotel. Transfer back to Levi, Muonio or the Kittilä airport.

Accommodation: Four nights in authentic style and fully equipped forest chalet by a lake (private chalet for the group of six people). Two nights in a basic but cozy wilderness cottage by the border of Pallas-Ylläs National Park.

Food: We will serve delicious traditional dishes from Lapland. The highlight of the week is the smoked fish, which we will smoke ourselves outdoors, on an open fire. Dietary restrictions are always taken into account.

Tour programme subject to change without prior notice.