It’s easy for you and the kids to have lots of holiday fun and get right into the festive mood with these amazing excursions in Lapland. You can join Santa’s little helpers in a magical wood or take a ride with Rudolph’s reindeer friends across the snowy landscape in a sleigh. There are also lots of opportunities to take in Lapland’s breathtaking scenery and wildlife and you might even be lucky enough to spot a polar bear.
Spot amazing wildlife at the Ranua Arctic Wildlife Park
This fantastic excursion gives you a chance to get a closer look at the Arctic’s beautiful wild animals in their natural wilderness home. Friendly local elves will show you around the amazing scenery so you won’t miss a thing.
You can take unforgettable photos and video footage of some of the most iconic wildlife in the world. On this adventure you could get to see polar bears, enormous elks with huge antlers and perfectly disguised snow-white Arctic foxes, as well as many species of rare birds.
Get into the festive spirit with the Elf Adventure
Take a magical trip to Santa’s secret workshop in the forest with the family and kids and get to meet Santa’s elfin helpers. On this action-packed excursion you’ll meet Mrs Claus and have some fun making festive handicrafts such as decorating tasty cookies.
You’ll get to share warming drinks and toasted marshmallows with the elves while Melody Elf leads you in singing cheery Christmas songs. Then the family can enjoy thrilling outdoor snow slides and quad bike rides before finishing off with a delicious evening meal.
Speed through the snow with the Husky Trail Blazers
Have an exhilarating adventure and travel Lapland-style with a team of huskies pulling your sleigh around the spectacular Finnish countryside. Before heading out, you’ll get to sit around a cosy campfire while experienced husky-handlers give you insights into the lives and training of these friendly working dogs.
On some excursion options you could be the one who takes the reigns and whisks your passengers around the snow-covered wilderness. On others you’ll all climb aboard a huge sleigh where you can simply sit back and enjoy the amazing scenery.
Let Rudolph and his mates take you on a merry sleigh ride
If you and the kids are big fans of Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, this exciting reindeer safari will really put you all in the holiday mood. Travel around like Santa and take in the snow covered landscape while your traditional sleigh swishes around the countryside.
You’ll get a chance to take some amazing photos and create some unforgettable holiday memories. At the end of your ride you’ll visit an authentic reindeer camp where you’ll learn more about Santa’s reindeer helpers and warm up with a hot drink and a snack around a camp fire.
Enjoy the thrills and amazing scenery on a day-time Snowmobile adventure
Snowmobiles are a fantastic way to enjoy some adrenaline filled adventures riding out into the white expanses of the Lapland wilderness. On daytime excursions you can enjoy the thrill as you whizz past amazing wintry landscapes with frozen lakes, forests with snowy coats on, and maybe spot some of the local wildlife.
There are options to ride out with guides as a family on larger vehicles for an unforgettable holiday treat and you can also ride out alone to explore the fantastic scenery. You’ll be provided with all the thermal gear you need on these excursions to ensure that you’re toasty warm while enjoying your breathtaking ride.
Feel the magic of glittering snow and starry skies
Taking a snowmobile ride at night transports you into a truly stunning nocturnal world of glistening snow and starlight. You’ll ride through shadowy forests where just your headlights and slivers of moonlight show you the way across wintry expanses of the Lapland landscape. If you’re looking to create some amazing holiday memories this fantastic excursion is sure to impress.
One of the many thrills of a night-time snowmobile adventure is the opportunity to see the spectacular Northern Lights. This amazing natural light-show is one of the most incredible sights on earth which really shouldn’t be missed.
If you’d like to book one of these fantastic excursions call 0800 916 5100 today and talk to one of our UK based experts. All you need to do now is book a winter wonderland trip to Lapland!
Yllas Saaga Hotel
Yllas, Lapland, Finland