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The smaller the group, the bigger the experience!

WELCOME TO LAPLAND !

Our Philosophy

The smaller the group, the bigger the experience! 

The main goal in Wild About Lapland is to provide tours that allow all individuals to experience exactly what they wish for, whether it be to experience the Northern lights or to learn how to ice fish or even to take a Reindeer ride and meet Santa. Some people just want to see what snow looks like!

The best tours in Rovaniemi


While on any of our specialized tours we will give you more than just the experience you’re looking for. What we want you to get out of it is knowledge! When you finish the tour you will have a good understanding of your surroundings here in the Lapland wilderness, the local people and the Saami people, the wildlife, and even a few key Finnish words.

A passionate team


Theo Turner, the owner, and lead tour guide has extensive experience of the outdoors. He is a former Royal Marine Commando and Professional Outdoor Instructor. He has a great understanding of the Northern Lights and the Wilderness and how to survive and appreciate it. Now one of his greatest passions is to share the natural phenomena, opportunities, and beauty that the Finnish Lapland has to offer.

TOP SUMMER TOURS IN ROVANIEMI

MIDNIGHT SUN ADVENTURE

3 hours | €70/person

May – July


Come and experience the beauty of the midnight sun with us! Your tour guide will drive you to the best spots, and explain in detail about the nature that surrounds you and how to live in it. You will also practice how to make fire without the use of matches and without damaging any of the trees around you.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Learn how to make a fire
• Full information about the nature from your guide
• Evening snack around a fire
• Mosquito net (if needed).

AUTHENTIC REINDEER FARM WITH CANOE TRIP IN THE NATURE

4 hours | €125/person | 9:00 AM

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.

 

WOLFDOG FARM AND RANUA WILDLIFE PARK

7 hours | €210/person

All year

This full day trip allows you to go to two locations, the wolfdog farm and then Ranua wildlife park. The two combined will give you a great insight and opportunity to see and learn about the arctic animals.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Lunch at the restaurant in Ranua,
• 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 wolfdog experience and an option to visit Ranua Wildlife Park.Also included

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

WILDERNESS TOUR

3-4 hours | €70/person | 10:00 AM

All year 

Experience the Wild Taiga forest and what the Lapland wilderness has to offer with this gentle 4k hike. On this tour, you will truly feel the peace of the arctic nature. While hiking through the deep snowy 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

TOP WINTER TOURS IN ROVANIEMI

THE NORTHERN LIGHTS WILDERNESS TOUR

4 hours | €110/person

September – April


Our Northern Lights tours start in Rovaniemi city and take 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.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Professional winter clothing,
• Professional camera,
• Evening snack around a fire in awarm Kota (Finnish hut).

NORTHERN LIGHTS AND RANUA TOUR

10 hours | €200/person | 10:00

September – October

A full day of learning about the wonders of Lapland and the animals the reside in it. Followed by 4 hours out searching for the world most favorite natural phenomena, the Aurora Borealis

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Professional winter clothing,
• Lunch at the restaurant in Ranua,
• Learn how to make a fire
• Evening snack around a fire in awarm Kota (Finnish hut).

WILDERNESS TOUR

3-4 hours | €70/person | 10:00 AM

All year 

Experience the Wild Taiga forest and what the Lapland wilderness has to offer with this gentle 4k hike. On this tour, you will truly feel the peace of the arctic nature. While hiking through the deep snowy 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

 

ICE FISHING AND SNOWSHOEING TOUR

4 hours | €100/person | 10:00 AM

December – April


This tour takes you to the roots of Finnish culture!
On the Ice fishing and snowshoeing trip, you will get the chance to drill your own hole through the very thick ice, learn to fish and then test your skills.
You’ll also get to test your balance in deep snow while on snowshoes, hiking over a frozen lake!

Ice fishing is a great way to catch your breath and escape the speed of everyday life!

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• P
rofessional winter clothing and equipment
• Snack + cook your fish

VISIT A REINDEER FARM

2-4hours | From €110/person 

September – October

This is the most traditional Reindeer farm in Lapland !
This tour is the best experience possible if you wish to be pulled in a traditional sleigh through the most enchanting forest in the world.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• Professional winter clothing,
• 2kms or 3kms reindeer sleigh ride

ICE FISHING TRIP

3 hours | €70/person | 10:00 AM

December – April


This ice fishing tour is your best chance to catch your breath in the great Taiga forest. Accompanied by your professional guide, you will have the chance to really appreciate the silent beauty of the Finnish Lapland while learning how to properly ice fish. 

Ice fishing is an authentic way to experience the silence of the wilderness and to enjoy a cultural activity that a lot of locals do every day.

Also included
• Hotel pick-up/drop-off,
• P
rofessional winter clothing and equipment
• Snack + cook your fish

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“Tremendous experience in a small group”

Reviewed March 1, 2017 Seeing other event organizers with their huge groups it was a very nice experience having close contact with our guide who did his best to accommodate to our wishes and needs.  We (a group of four) did the four-hour aurora hunt, and...