Taste of Winter

Jan 20, 2020 4:06:24 PM

Adventure package in wintery Vuokatti

Experience the deepest winter in Vuokatti for six days and five nights with this adventure package from Vuokatti Safaris. Enjoy an unforgettable nature experience in the winter wonderland. 

Winter landscape Vuokatti

Day 1: Arrival in Vuokatti

Arrival at Kajaani airport with a flight via Helsinki. Pick up and transfer to accommodation and check-in. The rest of the day can be used to discover the place. 

Day 2: Husky safari 

Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. Transfer to the Husky Center where you feel the excitement build as the dogs are harnessed and put into their running teams. Vuokatti Safaris’ experienced guides will teach you the basics of driving a husky sled, before setting you off on our Nuppu and Nallo winter trail. This trail is 0,5 km long and we’ll drive it several rounds. Introduction to our huskies day to day lives and hot drinks included. Adults and teenagers can safely drive themselves, whilst children sit warmly on board the sled. Duration of excursion 2hrs with transfers.

Rest of the day you can explore the resort, go tobogganing or whatever you feel like – Vuokatti has plenty of choice.


Day 3: Snowmobile safari

Together with experienced guides you will explore the Vuokatti Fell today. On a snowmobile you will climb the summit and drive to the most beautiful viewpoints of Vuokatti. A break with coffee, juice and tasty picnic bread will also be provided. The safari is also suitable for beginners. Afterwards, for example, the slopes of Vuokatti can be conquered. 


Day 4: Snowshoe adventure

Snowshoe adventure is the perfect way to explore Vuokatti’s winter landscape authentically. We’ll start from the Safari Center where we’ll teach you how to use the snowshoes. We’ll head up to the Vuokatti hills and enjoy the snowy forest and amazing winter scenery. After the walk we’ll enjoy some hot drinks and snacks during the relaxing break. Duration of excursion 2,5hrs with transfers.

Day 5: Free time

The last day in the winter wonderland. Maybe you’ll just enjoy the nature, have another husky safari or hit the slopes – the choice is yours and there will definitely be something for everyone.

Ski Alpin Vuokatti

Day 6: Departure

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.

Product information: Taste of Winter

  • Season: January - end of March
  • Duration: 6 days / 5 nights 
  • Participants: 2-20 pax 
  • Languages: English 
  • Services: 5 overnight stays, airport transfers, 3 activities with transfers (1 x Husky Safari, 1 x snowmobile, 1 x snowshoe adventure) and warm winter clothes.
  • Accommodation: You have the choice between a holiday apartment from Vuokatinmaa or a hotel room at Break Sokos Hotel Vuokatti. The package price varies depending on the accommodation. 


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

Provider: Vuokatti Safaris

For over 10 years, Vuokatti Husky Ltd and Vuokatti Safari have been offering a wide range of all-year-round activity programmes in Vuokatti. At the end of the year 2014 these two local family businesses joined together to form a new company named Vuokatti Safaris. They offer an extensive range of options for truly memorable travel experiences available all year round.

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 active nature holiday in authentic Finnish atmosphere. Situated in the provice 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 to visitors a mixture of the highlights of the best Finnish experience in one package.

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