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The smaller the group,

the bigger the experience!

 

 

 

We are the specialists of small-group tours in Rovaniemi

 

Responsible tourism in Rovaniemi

 

We refuse mass tourism. All our tours are limited to a maximum of 8 guests.

This allows us to have a closer relationship with our guests, better address their needs, and fully experience the silent beauties of Lapland nature.

We will always prefer quality over quantity. All our tours have been designed to offer services with high-quality standards that are respectful of our natural environment.

Top Winter Tours in Rovaniemi

Watching Aurora Borealis in Rovaniemi

Northern Lights Wilderness Tour with Camera

4 hours | 115€ / adult

20th August – 15th April

 

Our Northern Lights Wilderness Tour starts in Rovaniemi and takes you straight into the Taiga forest in the Arctic Circle, where you can watch the Northern Lights from beside a fire or while standing on a frozen lake!

Your guide will provide full explanations of the magical Northern Lights, nature and folklore, teach you about Lapland and show you the best ways to enjoy the delights of this beautiful wintery landscape.

 

Husky Safari Rovaniemi

Husky Farm Visit with 10 km Husky Safari

3 hours 30 minutes | 179€ / adult

December – March

 

Lead your own husky team like a real musher and explore the Arctic wilderness with your sleigh on private tracks. This tour guarantees the best husky experience in Rovaniemi with a 10-kilometre-long sleigh ride.

You will also get the chance to visit the lovely husky farm and learn more about the life of the mushers. We cooperate with a small husky kennel to provide our guests with the most authentic experience of Lapland!

 

Wilderness Survival Tour

Wilderness Survival Tour

3 hours | 75€ / adult

All year round

 

Experience the magical Taiga forest and what the Lapland wilderness offers with this gentle short hike. On this tour, you will truly feel the peace of Arctic nature while hiking through the deep snowy forest routes.

While hiking through the deep snowy forest routes, we will keep an eye on wildlife and learn about the different tracks we find! Also, you will get a sense of the realities of surviving in this rough climate.

 

Authentic Reindeer Farm Visit with Reindeer Safari

Visit an Authentic Reindeer Farm with Safari

3 hours | from 89€ / adult

December – March

 

Visit one of the most traditional reindeer farms in Lapland, located just a few kilometres from Rovaniemi. This tour offers the best experience possible if you wish to meet the iconic animal of Lapland – the reindeer.

You will have a unique opportunity to learn from the herders about their work and explore the beautiful Arctic nature on a sleigh pulled by a reindeer through the magical Taiga forest. A true Lappish experience!

 

Korouoma Canyon Frozen Waterfalls

Korouoma Canyon Frozen Waterfalls

7 hours | 125€ / adult

All year round

 

Explore the Korouoma Canyon and its majestic frozen waterfalls with this all-day guided excursion. Your guide will take you through the forest to the best spots where you can admire all the spectacular ice formations.

Our professional guides always try to adapt the tour to your needs and preferences. Walking through the Taiga forest in the nature reserve allows us to show you the uniqueness of nature beyond the Arctic Circle.

 

Polar bear in Ranua

Trip to Ranua Wildlife Park

5 hours | 120€ / adult

All year round

 

This guided trip to the famous Ranua Wildlife Park will give you great insight and the opportunity to see and learn about all the Arctic animals, from Polar bears and Arctic foxes to wolves, wild boars and otters.

Spacious enclosures for animals are located in the middle of the beautiful forest, so the tour is suitable for families with children. Don’t miss out the chance to meet the only Polar Bear living in Finland!

 

Snowshoeing and Ice Fishing Lapland Rovaniemi

Snowshoeing and Ice Fishing Tour

3 hours | 105€ / adult

November – April

 

This must-do trip combines two great local activities – snowshoeing through the Taiga forest and ice fishing on a frozen lake. This adventure will give you a great insight into Lapland’s nature and life in the Arctic!

Snowshoeing is a very beginner-friendly way to explore areas covered by deep snow and enables you to explore Lapland off the beaten path. You can easily create your path far away from other groups or tourists.

 

Aurora Reindeer Rovaniemi

Chasing Aurora Borealis by Reindeer Safari

3 hours | 170€ / adult

November – April

 

Enjoy an evening reindeer sleigh ride through the snowy forest and get a chance to spot the magical Aurora Borealis! This tour starts from Rovaniemi and will then drive you to one of the most traditional reindeer farms.

Your reindeer will take you for a peaceful sleigh trip where Arctic nature shows all its silent beauty. Just a bit of luck is needed, and you will soon be able to spot and enjoy the Northern Lights dancing in the sky.

 

Ice Fishing in Rovaniemi

Ice Fishing Trip

3 hours | 79€ / adult

November – April

 

This Ice Fishing trip will offer you a great chance to catch your breath in the silent immensity of Lapland nature while experiencing a traditional activity that many locals like to practice.

Your guide will drive you away from Rovaniemi to find the perfect peaceful place. Once you have found a promising spot, your guide will show you how to drill your hole in the ice and teach you the basic techniques of how to ice fish.

 

Top Summer Tours in Rovaniemi

CULTURAL CANOE TRIP

3.5 hours | €100/person | 0930

June – September

Discover Rovaniemi in a unique and original way! Canoeing together on the arctic rivers, your guide will show you around the hometown of Santa Claus and capital of Lapland. Caoeing through the city and ending at the heritage museum, this is a wonderful way to see the city while staying active!

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Qualified canoeing guide
• Canoes, paddles and safety equipment
• Full information from your guide.

Active learning camp

7 days | €800/person | Every July

Our Active Learning Camps help kids and youths learn and practice English in a memorable way!
In addition, we offer important educational targets: learning about climate change, nature and history. The camps are in a wifi free zone allowing everyone time to reconnect!

Canoeing under the Midnight Sun

CANOEING UNDER THE MIDNIGHT SUN

3 hours | €90/person | Evening

June – August

Paddle on the peaceful waters of Lapland and enjoy the beauty of the midnight sun! This guided activity will offer you a unique summer arctic experience that you will long remember !

The activity is suitable for every level, from very beginners to more advanced canoers.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Qualified canoeing guide
• Canoes, paddles and safety equipment
• Full information from your guide.

AUTHENTIC REINDEER FARM WITH CANOE TRIP IN THE NATURE

4 hours | €75/child – €105/adult  | 9:30

May – September

Visit a traditional reindeer farm and learn about reindeers from the herders. You will also be given the chance to feed them their favourite food. After the visit, you will be introduced to the canoes. You can spend a couple of hours paddling around the wonderful lake where you will get to understand just how peaceful it is when you get on the water in Lapland.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Visit of an authentic reindeer farm
• Canoes, paddles and safety equipment
• Full information from your guide.

 

WILDERNESS SURVIVAL TOUR

3-4 hours | €70/person | 10:00 or  14:00

Midnight Sun Special : 21:00

All year 

Experience the Wild Taiga forest and what the Lapland wilderness has best to offer with this gentle 4km hike. On this tour, you will truly feel the peace of the arctic nature. While hiking through the forest routes we will keep an eye for local wildlife and learn about the different tracks that we find!

Also, you will get a sense of the realities of surviving in this rough climate. On the Wilderness trip, your guide will teach you about your surroundings in detail.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• P
rofessional winter clothing
• Full information about the nature from your guide

ARCTIC ANIMALS IMMERSION

1 Day, 1 Night | From €365/person 

May – October

This tour offers you the best Arctic predator experience ! It combines a bear-watching safari with overnight in a wilderness hut, a reindeer experience and an option to visit Ranua Wildlife Park.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Overnight in a bear-watching hut in the wilderness
• Visit of an authentic reindeer farm
• Visit of Ranua Wildlife Park with lunch (optional)
• Overnight in a comfy lodge (optional)
• Full information and transfers from your guide.

REINDEER FARM AND RANUA WILDLIFE PARK

7 hours | €179/adult | 9:30

All year

This full-day trip will offer you a great insight of local wildlife, as you will visit two locations : one of the most authentic reindeer farms in Rovaniemi and the famous Wildlife Park in Ranua.

The two combined will give you a perfect opportunity to see and learn about the arctic animals.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Visit of Ranua Wildlife Park,
• Visit of an authentic reindeer farm,

• Lunch at the restaurant in Ranua,
• Full information about the nature from your guide.

About Us

Wild About Lapland team

Our Story

 

We are Wild About Lapland – a lead company that provides Arctic tours and experiences to travellers and small groups in Rovaniemi, the capital town of Finnish Lapland. We are passionate about sharing our lifestyle, and that’s what we do best.

Our guides not only have years of experience, but they are passionate about sharing it with others. They also have a strong understanding of our impact on this wonderful world and love to share some ways of how we can help and be kinder to our environment.

All our Northern Lights tours and Arctic tours have been designed not only to provide you with a great Arctic experience but also to teach you more about Lapland and our surroundings.

 

“After serving in the Royal Marine Commando’s for 5 years and working as a professional Sailing & Outdoor Instructor, I was looking for a place to fulfil my vision and dreams. I found it here in the Finnish Lapland, where I can share the natural phenomena, opportunities, and beauty this amazing place has to offer.”

Theo Turner, founder of Wild About Lapland

 

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Our Philosophy

 

The smaller the group, the bigger the experience! 

Our goal in Wild About Lapland is to provide responsible small-group tours that allow all individuals to experience more than what they first came for.

We organise high-quality Rovaniemi excursions and safaris, accompanied by experienced and knowledgeable guides, to offer you an authentic experience of the Arctic!

Our business operations are in accordance with our sustainable tourism commitment. We refuse mass tourism. It allows us to have a closer relationship with our guests and experience the silence of real Lapland nature.

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The smaller the group, the bigger the experience!