Extreme Adventure Week
3-day snowmobile tour + 2 days husky safari
Are you hungry for new experiences and long safari days in amazing mountain landscapes?
This is surely the program for you! 2-day snowmobile safari will take you to the border area with Sweden and Norway, to Kilpisjärvimountain village, where the local people gather in spring time to enjoy the magnificent fell scenery under the sun. The weather can be quite warm and yet the snow conditions are perfect. In Kilpisjärvi you’ll change vehicles and roam around the fells with your own husky team for two days.Return the last day on snowmobiles over 200km along the Victoria trail back toMuonio. Is there a better way to enjoy your holyday ?
Day 1 – Arrival
Arrival at Kittilä airport and transfer to Muonio. Dinner in Harriniva and overnight in nice log cabins for 4-6 persons with shower, wc and sauna near Harriniva (or hotel rooms).
Day 2 – Snowmobile safari to Galdotieva After breakfast you’ll get the necessary safari equipment. Safety instructions will be given by your guide and then you are ready to start the engine of your snowmobile (1 person/snowmobile) and head towards North. Driving distance today is 110km and on the way we’ll stop for a picnic lunch. In the afternoon arrival at Galdotieva Fell Camp, close to the Norwegian border. Dinner in the restaurant and overnight in cosy log cabins or in apartments for 4-6persons with shower, wc and sauna.
Day 3 – Snowmobile safari to Kilpisjärvi After breakfast the safari continues and today the guide leads you through the open mountain area in a treeless fell landscape. Picnic lunch en route. After a distance of about 150 km arrival in the village of Kilpisjärvi. Situated right at the boarder with Sweden and Norway and surrounded by majestic mountains. Lakeside sauna, dinner and overnight in apartments for 2-4persons with shower and wc in Kilpisjärvi.
Day 4 – Husky safari to the fells After breakfast you’ll start a completely different safari by meeting the dogs who will be pulling you for the next two days. You’ll also meet you husky guide who explains to you how to handle the sled. Everyone drives his own husky team of 4-5 dogs. The departure is noisy as the dogs can hardly wait to run, but after that you can only hear their paws on the snow while you admire the scenery. Lunch by an open fire. Driving distance will be about 25 km. Dinner and overnight in a tent or awilderness hut.
Day 5 – Husky safari back to Kilpisjärvi The husky safari continues in the morning. Driving distance is about 25 km after which you’ll arrive in Kilpisjärvi. Picnic lunch during the safari. Then it’s time to say goodbye to your huskyteam untill the next time… Sauna, dinner and overnight in cabins for 4-6 persons with shower and wc in Kilpisjärvi.
Day 6 – Snowmobile safari to Harriniva Have a hearthy breakfast as this will be a long drive! You’ll drive over 200 km along the Victoria Trail longing the Swedish border to get to Harriniva. Lunch en route. Arrival at Harriniva. Dinner and overnight in nice log cabins for 4-6 persons with shower and wc near Harriniva (or hotel rooms).
Day 7 – Departure Breakfast and transfer to Kittilä airport.
Duration: 7 days / 6 nights (Sunday-Saturday)
Dates: 30.3. – 5.4.2014 and 6. – 12.04.2014