Colourful Ruska landscape - Excellent autumn aurora viewing opportunities - Stay in an exclusive Aurora Bubble
As Lapland bids farewell to the endless summer days and prepares for the cold dark days of winter a beautiful season lies in between and it's called 'Ruska'.
Day 1. Arrive Finland and transfer to hotel
Day 2. Nellim history, culture and sightseeing
Day 3. Walk in the wilderness and overnight in an Aurora Bubble
Day 4. Depart Finland and arrive UK
From £990 per person
From 01 September to 31 October
With the arrival of autumn the northern landscapes turn into a tapestry of rich autumnal hues before the first snow of winter begin to fall. As the days begin to get shorter, the afternoon twilight hours provide a unique and relaxing aura and as night falls you may have chance to witness the amazing autumn auroras.
Experience this unique and very special time of year with a stay at Wilderness Hotel Nellim, located close to the Russian border in the far north eastern corner of Finnish Lapland.
Explore this beautiful region and learn a little about the history and various cultures that surround Nellim. Take an informative hike through the pristine beauty of the taiga forests, home to wild berries and curious animals, you may even spot a reindeer or two!
The highlight of this short break however is the opportunity to witness the spectacle that is the aurora borealis. As night falls, venture out into the darkness that surrounds your wilderness lodge and if Mother Nature is on your side you will treated to a magical light show in the sky.
On your final night a special treat awaits as you are invited to stay in an exclusive Aurora Bubble. The Aurora Bubble allows you to experience the true beauty of the polar night sky from the comfort of your warm bed. Could there be a better way to end your autumn break in Lapland?
Price is based on 2 persons travelling and sharing a room and is dependent on travel dates and length of stay. Please contact us for more specific pricing.