Stunning fell Lapland - Perfect blend of relaxation and winter activities - Comfortable base in a family run hotel - Delicious cuisine
High above the Arctic Circle in the small village and ski resort of Äkäslompolo, discover the beauty of fell Lapland in winter on this relaxing winter holiday.
Day 1. Arrive Finland and transfer to hotel
Day 2. Guided snowshoe
Day 3. Cross country skiing
Day 4. Snowmobile Safari
Day 5. Husky safari
Day 6. At leisure in Äkäslompolo
Day 7. Transfer to Kittilä airport for your flight home
From £1625 per person
Sunday departures from mid-November to mid-April
Offering a perfect blend of rest and relaxation combined with some of the best winter activities this region offers, our Fell Lapland Discovery staying at Hotel Ylläshumina is the ideal choice if this is your first time in Lapland.
Day 1 Depart UK - Arrive Finnish Lapland
Fly from London Heathrow or Manchester to Kittilä via Helsinki and transfer to your hotel in Äkäslompolo.
Day 2 Snowshoes
Begin your week at a gentle pace and be rewarded with stunning views over Pallas-Ylläs National Park as you conquer one of the nearby fells by snowshoe.
Day 3 Cross Country Skiing
If you have never tried cross country skiing before, now is your chance. Beginning with a 90 minute lesson you will cover the basics before heading out on your own following the well prepared trails that lead directly from the hotel.
Day 4 Snowmobile Safari
Today discover how the reindeer herders get around in their everyday lives as you learn to ride a snowmobile. You will journey through the backwoods, crossing frozen lakes and navigating your way through snow covered forests with a campfire lunch along the way.
Day 5 Husky Safari
Today you'll switch your mode of transport to a husky drawn sled and embark on an exciting safari through the snow covered pine forests and across frozen lakes. This is for some the ultimate winter adventure and a truly unforgettable experience.
Day 6 At leisure
Your final day allows you to explore independently or just simply relax.
Day 7 Depart Lapland
Your time in Lapland has come to an end today and it's time to head home.
This is just an example of possibilities available for trips to this area. The description here is based on travel from Sunday to Saturday. Other departure days are possible although the itinerary may vary.
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.