Summer in Vuokatti: Nature Lovers' Multiweek

Sep 12, 2018 12:48:57 PM

Summer week for nature lovers in Vuokatti

This week you’ll explore all the best excursions Vuokatti has to offer – from hiking in the impressive National Park to canoeing in the paradise of paddlers and enjoying the views of Vuokatti at a lake safari. You will also have some time to enjoy the nature and Vuokatti’s many activities by yourselves. Perfect for active families!

Day 1 - Arrival

Flight from your airport via Helsinki to Kajaani, transfer to your accommodation. Check-in and time to explore the resort.

Day 2 - Hiking tour

Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. You will enjoy a relaxing hiking tour via the scenic route across the hills. Local guide tells you stories about Vuokatti region, while you get to enjoy the Finnish nature at its best – beautiful lake views, hill scenery and fresh forest. Duration of excursion 2hrs. Rest of the day you can explore the resort, go swimming or fishing – Vuokatti has plenty of choice.

Day 3 - Lake safari

Take part to a fun lake safari where you will enjoy beautiful views and sceneries of Vuokatti from the water. Guide will show you important sites of Vuokatti from the water and tells stories of the resort. Stop at idyllic Naapurivaara resort for snacks. Possibility also to have a swim or buy an ice cream from the café. Duration of excursion 3hrs.

Day 4 - Hike in Hiidenportti National Park

Today you will explore the great nature of Hiidenportti National Park. The canyons of Hiidenportti alone are an impressive sight but you will be also astonished by shady spruce forests and flowery meadows. Route length approximately 3 km. After the hike drive back to Vuokatti. Duration of excursion 4hrs with transfers.

Vuokatti Safaris Sommer Huskytour

Day 5 - Canoeing trip

Day five will be enjoyed on the water. A different way to explore nature is by taking a canoeing trip. Finland can be called the Paradise of Paddlers, because of the clean water, thousands of islands, small rivers, and rich nature.This paddling excursion suits well also for beginners. Duration of excursion 2hrs.

Day 6 - Huskies

This day will be spent socializing with huskies. Transfer to Husky Center where you will experience dog sledding in the summer with our “Husky Mercedes”! Ten huskies pull this specially adapted cart on wheels around the circuit. Program includes harnessing the dogs with guide and husky ride about 1,5 km depending on temperature. After the ride you will have a tour in Husky Arena. Duration of excursion 2hrs with transfers.

Vuokatti Safaris Sommer Huskytour

Day 7 - Free time

Last day in Vuokatti can be spent by your own wishes. Maybe you will have another hike or just relax and go for a swim in one of our pure lakes.

Day 8 - Departure

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.

Package: Nature Lovers’ Multiweek

  • Season: 1.6. - 15.9.2019
  • Duration: 8 days/ 7 nights
  • Participants: 4-50 pax
  • Note: Guiding in English.

Services included 

  • Transfers: Airport transfer from Kajaani airport and transfers to the activities from accommodation in Vuokatti.
  • Equipment: Depending on activity.
  • Meals: Depending on activity. Snacks + drinks/ lunch/ dinner.
  • Accommodation: All overnight stays as described are included. We have the best alternatives for accommodation whether you prefer to stay in a holiday apartment or in a hotel. 


Vuokatti Safaris
Kimmo Laasonen,
Samuli Junttila
Suvikkaantie 1, 88610 Vuokatti
Tel. +358 (0) 40 9115 323

Provider: Vuokatti Safaris

Founded in 2014, Vuokatti Safaris is an alliance of two experienced safari companies. Vuokatti Safaris offers various snowmobile tours, husky safaris and hiking tours throughout the year. Professional guides with many years of experience in tourism provide unique and safe experiences in nature.

Destination: Vuokatti

Vuokatti is one of the most popular all year round holiday resorts in Finland and it is especially favoured by those who want to spend an active nature holiday in an authentic Finnish atmosphere. Situated in the province of Kainuu just in the middle of the country at the cross road of Lapland and the Lakeland district Vuokatti and the surrounding area offer visitors a mixture of the highlights of the best Finnish experience in one package.

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