Finland – Arctic Adventure with Northern Lights & Glass Igloo

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Bucket List Group Travel > Global Bucket List > Finland – Arctic Adventure with Northern Lights & Glass Igloo
Overview

Time to get check another bucket list destination Finland. Join the group to explore Lapland thoroughly and experience the natural beauty of the Arctic, the Northern Lights, the ice, and the snow! Let’s experience the fun of the Arctic outdoor adventures and taste the authentic Arctic cuisine!

Highlights
Visited Places:
  • Rovaniemi
  • Ranua Zoo 
  • Luosto
  •  Santa Claus Village
Travel Experience:
  • Local culture & cuisine
  • Pure nature
  • Scenic drives
  • Museum
  • Sightseeing
  • Zoo & wildlife
  • Ice Floating
  • Snowmobile adventure
  • Northern lights hunting
  • Arctic Circle
  • Husky and Reindeer Sleigh Rides
  • Glass Igloo
  • Arctic snow castle
  • Snowshoeing
Notes
Tour Start

Rovaniemi

Tour End

Rovaniemi

Destination

Finland

Flights
  • Arrival: Day01 before 3 pm 
  • Return: Day07 anytime after 4 pm 
Airport: Rovaniemi Airport Airport (RVN)
Meeting Point
  • The group meets at the arrival airport or at the hotel on Day01.
  • More details will be provided via group chat on WhatsApp
Availability
  • Seat available till the booking is open!
  • Balance due 2 months before the tour departure date!
* Minimum number of members requires for all group tour. Please confirm with the organizer before any flight booking!
Itinerary
Day01

Arrival Rovaniemi - Northern Lights

Description:

Welcome to Rovaniemi, the Official Hometown of Santa Claus! You will be transferred from the airport or train station to the hotel. Take a short break in your hotel after check-in and prepare yourself for your first Nordic experience tonight.   

Later in the evening, Maximize your chances of seeing the Northern Lights on this group tour from Rovaniemi,

The bus will make multiple stops at various locations, so there will be plenty of opportunities to catch a glimpse of the auroras. Don’t worry about feeling cold since you can always get warm in the bus. It’s the best way to enjoy Lapland.

Activities Included:
  • Northern lights hunting
  • Airport transfer
Accommodation:
  • Overnight in Rovaniemi
Day02

Ranua Wildlife Park - Northern Lights

Description:

After breakfast at your hotel, you will set off for the Ranua Wildlife Park, where you will be able to observe Arctic animals in their natural environment. The Wildlife park includes approximately 50 wild animal species and 200 individuals. Ranua Zoo is Lapland’s leading tourist attraction for families to greet unique, lovely Arctic animals, including polar bears!

Later in the evening, get ready for the Northern Lights from Rovaniemi,

The bus will make multiple stops at various locations, so there will be plenty of opportunities to catch a glimpse of the auroras. 

Activities Included:
  • Ranua Zoo
  • Northern Lights hunting
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Accommodation:
  • Overnight in Rovaniemi
Day03

Luosto Amethyst Mine & Northern Lights

Description:

After breakfast, Get ready to hop on a one-of-a-kind snow train, specially designed to transport you to the hidden gem of the Amethyst Mine. As part of this adventure, you’ll travel through the breathtaking Pyhä-Luosto region, with its stunning landscapes, snow-covered forests, and the tranquility of Lapland’s winter wonderland. Discover the geological wonders of the Amethyst Mine, a place steeped in natural beauty and history. Marvel at the unique formations and the fascinating processes that led to the creation of these precious gemstones. You’ll have the opportunity to dig for your very own amethyst, creating a tangible memory of your journey that you can cherish forever. 

Learn to take the best possible photos of Finland’s Northern Lights on this evening tour from Rovaniemi. With a photographer guide, go in search of the Aurora Borealis, perched atop a small mountain with a clear view of this natural phenomenon. Arctic-appropriate winter adventure gear, snacks, and warm beverages provided.

Activities Included:
  • Sightseeing
  • Northern lights hunting
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Accommodation:
  • Overnight in Rovaniemi
Day04

Snowshoeing - Ice Fishing - Snowmobile with Aurora

Description:

Explore the winter wonderland of Lapland’s snowy landscape and learn survival skills from orienteering and ice fishing to building a fire without matches on this unique Arctic adventure. Join your local guide for a scenic snowshoeing excursion through the forests just outside Rovaniemi to a frozen lake, where you can try your hand at ice fishing and grill your catch over a fire you build yourself.

Later in the evening, Snowmobile through the Arctic wilderness on this nighttime snowmobile safari from Rovaniemi. With your adventure guide and the aid of headlights, zip over the snow and ice fields in the dark of night, stopping for a campfire in the middle of the forest. As you eat Lappish delicacies, such as sausage and toast prepared over the campfire, search the expansive sky for the Aurora Borealis. Extra-warm clothing and all snowmobiling equipment are provided.

Activities Included:
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ice-Fishing
  • Snowmobile with Aurora hunting
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Rovaniemi
Day05

Husky - Reindeer Farm - Santa Village - Ice Floating

Description:

Enjoy three quintessential Lapland experiences without spending all day out in the snow. Visit a reindeer farm and have chance to ride in a reindeer-pulled sleigh, then visit a husky dog farm, where you can meet the dogs and puppies, and hop aboard for a short sled ride. Finally, arrive at the Santa Claus Village and enjoy free time to browse the shops, meet Santa, or post a letter from the official post office.

Later in the evening, gert ready to watch the aurora borealis in a unique and peaceful way: floating in an Arctic lake. You’ll be provided with a warm, dry survival suit, which will protect you from the freezing temperatures and keep you buoyant. Your guide will talk about the stunning natural phenomenon and the surrounding Finnish landscape.

Activities Included:
  • Santa Claus Village 
  • Husky and Reindeer Sleigh Rides
  • Ice Floating with Aurora
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Accommodation:
  • Overnight in Rovaniemi
Day06

Snow Hotel - Arctic Circle - Glass igloo

Description:

After breakfast you will have some free time in the morning for some last minute shopping, later you will check out from the hotel.

You will make a visit to Arctic SnowHotel is a popular attraction open for visitors daily from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. during December 15 – March 31st. The Arctic SnowHotel is one of the biggest snow hotels in the world – located in Lehtojärvi, Rovaniemi, on the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland.

The snow hotel is carved differently every year. The walls and furniture surfaces of these unique snow and ice-made rooms are adorned with ice and snow art, as well as light installations. The temperature in the rooms is 0 to -5 °C. During the visit, you’ll have the chance to marvel at the breathtaking snow and ice structures, exquisite ice sculptures, and beautifully crafted rooms, the Ice Bar, the Ice Restaurant, and the snow sauna, which is reportedly the only one of its kind in the world. All made entirely from the purest Arctic elements.

Later get transferred to the local Glass Igloo accommodation, where you get to relax, chill out, and sleep under the starry sky above you. Get cozy and stay warm inside the igloo, as these beautiful surroundings might be even more delightful with the northern lights showing up later in the evening!

Activities Included:
  • Snow hotel
  • Glass Igloo experience
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Accommodation:
  • Overnight in Glass Igloo
Day07

Rovaniemi Departure

Description:

The tour ends today after breakfast, we will drop you off at your departure point (train station, bus station, or airport) for your return journey.

Activities Included:
  • Airport transfer
Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
Inclusions

Price Includes

  • Airport/train station transfer on the first and last day
  • 5 nights in hotel accommodation 
  • 1 night stay at Glass Igloo 
  • Professional guide in English for the activities
  • 6 breakfasts
  • All the activities and transfers as per the itinerary

Price Excludes

  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Tips 
  • Personal Expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa
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FAQ

I'm a solo traveler, can I still join the tour?

Yes of course, As all our tours are for solo travelers. You will travel with like-minded and fun-loving people who like to explore new destinations and activities like yourself.

I want to join with my partner or friends; is it possible?

No condition for fun! You can always join the group tours with anyone by your side either your partner or a group of crazy friends. We make sure to arrange accommodation and all other activities accordingly. Do you want to know the lined-up list of tours; please check our tour finder section for more details.

I am travelling solo, do I have to pay single supplement?

No. All trip prices are based on double occupancy rooms. You will be paired with another solo traveler of the same gender to share the accommodation. If you enrolled with another person, you’ll room with that person. Although single supplement option is available if you prefer a room for yourself. If you are interested in a single room please select the single supplement package while booking.

What are the accommodation options?

We offer luxurious hotels, budgeted motels, spontaneous camps, handy lodges and every other possibility at your destination.

What is cancellation policy?

If you cancel your booking cancellation fees could apply. A cancellation will only be effective when we receive written confirmation of the cancellation. If you cancel a trip:

More than 60 days prior to departure you will receive a full refund less deposit amount
Between 45 to 60 days prior to departure we will retain the deposit or 50% of the amount paid (whichever is greater)
Less than 45 days prior to departure we receive the right to not refund any of the costs paid

Do I need a Travel Medical insurance?

Yes, Travel insurance is required for all international trips. Insurance covers (and reimburses you) for things like trip cancellation, trip interruption, and trip delay, lost or delayed baggage, medical coverage, medical evacuation, etc.

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