THE WILD NORTH

Adventure in parks following the tracks of bears and lynx

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Frozen lands as far as the eye can see, pure and sparkling air, coniferous forests inhabited by lynx, bears and wolves: this is wild Finland, far from the more popular ski slopes. Are you ready to go on an adventure? Keep reading

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Helsinki

The vibrant capital of Finland

2 Nights

Kauppatori
Helsinki from above
Porvoo
Suomenlinna
Helsinki in the evening

Helsinki is not only the capital of Finland, but also one of its most beautiful cities for the perfect combination of urban and nature - Lake Tuusula is just minutes away.
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Recommended activities

  • Helsinki private guided city tour
  • Explore Helsinki from a cruise ship
  • Ice experience in the Helsinki archipelago
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Lappeenranta

Between skiing and wooden architecture

1 Night

Lake Saimaa
Lappeenranta's harbor
Landscape of Lappeeenranta

Located along the shores of Lake Saimaa - the fourth largest lake in Europe - Lappeenranta is a city on the border between Europe and Russia surrounded by beautiful green nature.
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Joensuu

In the heart of the Finnish university city

1 Night

Panorama from above of Joensuu
Joensuu church
Koli national park

Joensuu is a Finnish city founded in the 19th century by the Russian Tsar Nicholas I, home to the renowned University of Eastern Finland.
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Metsäkartano

Forests, lakes and streams

2 Nights

The walking bridge
Hiidenportti National Park
Hiidenportti National Park

Metsäkartano is a beautiful village located in the Finnish Lake District: it's the perfect setting for an enchanting journey.
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Kuusamo

Endless lands and pure nature

2 Nights

The snowy village of Kuusamo
Kuusamo in autumn
The Oulanka National Park
View from above of the Oulanka National Park

Endless lands where pure air and wild animals are the masters, pine forests that hide frozen secrets like the snow in winter: this is the area of Ruka Kuusamo.
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Rovaniemi

The magical city of Santa Claus

1 Night

Santa Claus village
Arktikum museum
Santa Claus village
Ranua Wildlife Park
Northern Lights

Santa's home is located somewhere in the mysterious Mount Korvantunturi, but to facilitate us poor mortals he has decided to install his office in Rovaniemi! The city is an urban oasis surrounded by the wild landscapes of the Arctic, a place where culture, nature and the magic of legend come together to create a unique atmosphere in the world.
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Recommended activities

  • Snowmobile safari through the Lapp forest
  • Korouoma Canyon Frozen Waterfalls Tour (with Snowshoe Option)
  • Journey to Ranua Wildlife Park
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