Summer package in Vuokatti: Finnish Wilderness Week

Sep 16, 2019 10:38:00 AM

Finnish Wilderness Week

Perfect holiday for anyone seeking new experiences in astonishing Finnish nature. Perfect for families and groups!

Day 1 - Arrival in Vuokatti

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

Day 2 - Hike on the Vuokatinvaara Fjäll

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 - Bear watching

You can sleep in a bit as you won’t leave for the bear watching before afternoon. We can promise truly an unforgettable experience and the best opportunity to take the shot of a lifetime from the comfort and safety of our specially designed hides. At 2pm transfer from Vuokatti, pick up from your accommodation. You’ll be escorted to a wooden hide where you can safely wait for the appearance of the bears. After magical evening accompanied by bears, at 9.30pm you will be escorted back to our bus and transfer back to Vuokatti. Duration of excursion 8-10hrs.

Day 4 - Husky-tour

After watching magnificent bears yesterday evening, 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. Programme 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 and will learn about huskies’ daily lifes. Duration of excursion 2hrs with transfers.

Day 5 - Leisure time

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

Day 6 - Departure from Vuokatti

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.

Productinformation: Finnish Wilderness Week

  • Duration: 6 days/ 5 Nights (activities at 3 days)
  • Participants: min. 4 persons – max. 20 persons
  • Languages: English
  • Accommodation: You can choose between different accommodations.  The package price varies depending on the accommodation.
  • Note: Getting there is not included in the package price; Prices vary according to accommodation and time period. Prices available on request.


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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