This three night Northern lights adventure maximizes your chance to see the Northern lights.
Day 1. Arrival
We’ll welcome you at the airport with a Nellim sign and transfer you to the Wilderness Hotel Nellim. Upon arrival you will receive the program for your stay. Dinner is served in the main building’s restaurant. Depending on your arrival time, you will receive your cold weather gear on your arrival day, or the next morning.
Days 2-3. Activities
You will have a snowmobiling lesson and full instructions how to handle this powerful machine. After everyone feels comfortable in driving, it is time to explore the surrounding nature. You will see the beauty of the northern nature and landscapes. Our professional guides will be more than happy to tell you about the wilderness surrounding you. We will enjoy a picnic lunch during the day. We will stay out for app. 4 hrs.
You will meet the musher who will teach you how to drive a husky sledge. When everyone is ready, you will head out onto the amazing frozen Lake Inari. Program’s duration is app. 3 hrs. Lunch in hotel restaurant is included.
We will wrap up into warm clothing, jump in a sledge and head out for Aurora hunting. You will travel in a cozy sledge pulled by our guide to one of our carefully chosen Aurora Camp spots. During the trip you will have a chance to warm up by the campfire with hot drinks and biscuits. It is nice to share stories and wait for the northern lights to appear.
Time to venture out into the darkness on snowshoes in search of the Northern Lights. You will walk in the snowy scenery and eventually stop to gaze at the sky, trying to catch the Northern Lights.
Day 4. Departure
After breakfast it’s time to say goodbye to Nellim. Transfer to the airport.
Winter Season 26 Nov – 8 Apr
Holiday Season 20 Dec – 7 Jan & 10 – 25 Feb
Wilderness Room dbl/twin
Wilderness Room sgl
Apartment, Cabin Lusma/Nuora
Cabin Peska/Kasari/Aurora Lakeside Villa
Duration: 3 nights/4 days
Includes: Accommodation, full board, return airport transfers (Ivalo Airport), winter outdoor clothing and activities mentioned in the program.
Detailed daily itinerary will be provided upon arrival.
All safaris start with full safety instructions. Your experienced guides will show you how to drive your snowmobile and provide you with a full safety briefing before you hit the trails. All snacks and drinks are included in the price of the trip. We provide thermal overalls, mittens, balaclava, thermal socks, winter boots and helmet for the snowmobile safaris. Children 4-14 years will be in a sleigh pulled by your guide with snowmobile, price reduction -30%.
All snowmobile safaris have a self-liability of maximum 800 €/snowmobile.
Please note that the above itinerary is subject to change at the discretion of the activity providers for reasons of safety or other unforeseen circumstances. Any alternative arrangements will be made so that they are as similar to the original program as possible.
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