FINNISH WILDERNESS WEEK
Relax in an unspoilt wilderness location In the heart of Oulanka National Park sits Basecamp Oulanka, a self-sustained complex of wooden buildings in a truly stunning location. In one of the most sparsely populated areas in Europe, you are able to enjoy a variety of winter activities in this beautiful landscape and hardly ever see another soul. Dogsledding through the silent snow-caked forests, you couldn’t feel more removed from the hustle and bustle of city life. Get back to nature this winter.
- 7 Night’s at Basecamp Oulanka: twin/double rooms with en suite bathrooms in two separate building
- 5 days mixed activities
- All Arctic winter equipment and clothing provided
- Group normally starting from 6, plus leaders. Min age 16 years
- All breakfasts, 5 lunches and 7 dinners
- All transport and listed activities
- Local tour leaders throughout
- All specialist equipment provided
- Enjoy a host of winter activities in magical surroundings
- Stay in fantastic lodge accommodation
- Experience an evening Northern Lights snowshoe
Selected dates available between 8 December 2019 – 15 March 2020
Please consult with My Travel Guy.
Book and pay before 30 November 2019
- Day 1 :Fly to Kuusamo; transfer to Basecamp Oulanka (approx. 45mins).
- Day 2 :Snowshoe hike in Oulanka National park walking through snow-caked trees and the Kitka River
- Day 3: Cross-country skiing in the morning heading down to the Juuma lake; free afternoon
Day 4: Half day dogsledding instruction and tour (about 10km) in Riisitunturi National Park; optional ice climbing
Day 5:Morning visit reindeer farm and museum with a ride on a reindeer sleigh; free afternoon in Ruka for optional activities
Day 6: Wilderness skills including quinzee building and fire-making; optional night in the quinzee.
Day 7: Optional activities including ice climbing and dogsledding; dinner around a campfire.
Day 8: End Basecamp Oulanka.
- Packages are subject to availability at the time of the reservation.
- Passport & visa costs (if applicable), travel insurance & items of a personal nature are not included.
- Prices are subject to change without prior notice due to airfare increases and currency fluctuations.
- Re booking and cancellation fees apply. All prices are per person sharing unless otherwise specified. Standard terms and conditions apply.
- All discounts and/or special offers have already been included in the package price.
- Travel insurance
- Visas or vaccinations
- Single accommodation (available on request)
Terms and conditions apply