Winter Package: Explorers’ Multiweek in Vuokatti

Oct 12, 2018 3:27:48 PM

Explorers’ Multiweek in Vuokatti

Perfect package for those who want to have the best excursions and also a couple of days for skiing, winter fun with family or just relaxing and enjoying the nature. Make friends with huskies, have fun on snowmobile safari and hike with snowshoes – enjoy the very best of what Vuokatti has to offer for explorers. Perfect for families!

Day 1 - Arrival in Vuokatti

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

Day 2 - Traditional Husky Safari

Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. Transfer to the Husky Center where you will meet the dogs and will be introduces to our huskies day to day lives. Learn how to harness the sled dogs and practice the skill of driving over a long distance. Be swept from the excitement of the arena out into the peaceful and surreal winter forests. This trail is 6 km long and you’ll drive it with traditional Björkis 2 person sled. You will be inspired by the peaceful motion and the beautiful scenery. Hot drinks included. Duration of excursion 2,5 hrs incl. transfers. Rest of the day you can explore the resort.

Day 3 - Snowmobile Safari

This is the day for everyone who loves speed. Transfer to the Safari Center for introduction and gearing up. This snowmobile safari takes you up to the Vuokatti hills where beautiful winter scenery will open up. We drive two persons per snowmobile with new 2016 Touring model snowmobiles – due to new technology it’s safer and more environmentally friendly as it produces lower emissions. On our way back we’ll stop for a break and enjoy hot drinks & snacks. This safari suits well for beginners too. Duration of excursion 2,5hrs incl. transfers. Rest of the day you can head to the ski slopes or try out other activities.

Day 4 - Leisure Time

This day is for options. For example you can hit the slopes, go cross country skiing or why not spend the day at Superpark?

Day 5 - Northern lights hunt with huskies

Morning and day leisure time to do as you please – maybe some tobogganing or relaxing day at Katinkulta Spa – because today is the day to hunt Northern lights with huskies. Truly unique husky adventure on our 12 km trail when the night falls. Come and join us to our beautiful route with a scenery of Vuokatti Hills and with a good luck the amazing show of Aurora Borealis. The trails is 12km long which takes approximately 1 hour (depending on weather). After an hour of husky sledding it is time to get to know our always friendly dogs better on a tour in our husky arena. Plenty of time to take photos and pet the dogs. After meeting the huskies, delicious picnic dinner is waiting at our cozy cafeteria. Duration of excursion 3,5 hrs incl. transfers.

Day 6 - Snowshoe adventures

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 2,5 hrs incl. transfers.

Day 7 - Leisure 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.

Day 8 - Departure

Transfer to the airport and flight back home.

Explorers' Multiweek in Vuokatti with Husky Safari.

Product information: Explorers’ Multiweek

  • Season: December to early April
  • Dates for Season 2018/ 2019 - Vuokatinmaa: 01.12.-20. 12.2018, 10.01.-15.02. 2019, 16.02-09.03.2019, 10.03.-18.04.2019
  • Dates for Season 2018/ 2019 - Hotel Vuokatti & Suites: 01.12.-20. 12.2018, 09.01.-13.02. 2019, 14.02-21.04.2019
  • Duration: 8 days/ 7 nights,
  • Participants: min. 2 Adules
  • Languages: English
  • Accommodation: You can choose between a holiday apartment at Vuokatinmaa or a hotelroom or apartment at Hotel Vuokatti & Suites. The package price varies depending on the accommodation.
  • Services when staying at a Vuokatinmaa Holiday Apartment: 7 overnights in a chalet for 2-4 pers., airport transfer (Airport Kajaani), sheets and towels, final cleaning, 4 activities including transfers (2 x huskytour, 1 x snowmobile, 1 x snowshoe) and warm winter clothes.
  • Services when staying at Hotel Vuokatti & Suites: 7 overnights in a double room including breakfast buffet, free use of fitness area and sauna, airport transfer (airport Kajaani), 4 activities including transfers (2 x huskytour, 1 x snowmobile, 1 x snowshoe) and warm winter clothes.
  • Optional Upgrade at Hotel Vuokatti & Suites: Overnight in a Suite Apartment - Lake or Hill View - for an additional charge (towels, bed linen and final cleaning included); Breakfast exclusive.
  • Note: Getting there is not included in the package price; Prices vary according to accommodation and time period. Prices available on request.

Accommodation opportunities

Holiday Apartments Vuokatinmaa

Vuokatinmaa Holiday Apartments were built keeping in mind pleasurable stay for the holiday-maker. Apartments are located by Lake Nuas, right at the foot of Vuokatinvaara hills. Holiday apartments are spaciously located and enables you to spend your holiday enjoying peace and quiet. Despite the peaceful location all the activities in Vuokatti are well within an easy reach. This family-run resort is known for its’ quality service and spacious high-standard apartments which come in five different sizes, so whether you come with the whole family or with your significant other, Vuokatinmaa is perfect solution.
The top-quality holiday apartments offer luxury and effortlessness in your holiday with many activities to offer. In the wintertime you can enjoy skiing tracks on site, kicksleds and sleds free of charge as well as playground for children. In the summertime spend time boating, start a hike on site or play a round of minigolf. In Vuokatinmaa you can order your meals in or dine in the near-by restaurants or why don't you enjoy our sheltered barbecue area with roasting planks and iron griddle pan.

Hotel Vuokatti & Suites

Idyllic high-standard Hotel Vuokatti is located by Lake Nuas in Vuokatti. Hotel Vuokatti & Suites offers a peaceful, high-quality and pleasant environment for spending your holidays. This privately owned resort guarantees high-standard holiday for the whole family whether you want to accommodate in a hotel room or in a luxurious two bedroom apartment with sauna and terrace offering a view to the lake or the forest.
In the summertime various paths and hiking routes in Vuokatti starts just outside the hotel. In the wintertime skiing tracks are on site and slopes only 800m away. Shopping center is located just 500 meters away. You can also enjoy our activities on site - minigolf course, tennis course and beach are great ways to spend summer days. In the winter, borrow a sled free of charge and have fun in the snow or if you are brave enough, take a dip in our outside pool open all year round.


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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