Rovaniemi: Korouoma Canyon & Frozen Waterfalls Tour

Activity provider: Wild about Lapland

Rovaniemi: Korouoma Canyon & Frozen Waterfalls Tour

Activity provider: Wild about Lapland
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From US$ 134.69 per person

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Explore Lapland's largest frozen waterfalls at Korouoma Canyon with this all-day guided excursion. Discover the breathtaking scenery including cliffs and rapids on a guided tour.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
If your accommodation is in Rovaniemi city center, we kindly ask you to walk to our office. Read below why. We have been awarded the Sustainable Travel Finland badge for sustainable tourism operations in Finnish Lapland. Sustainable business operations are of utmost importance to us. We have therefore decided to no longer do city pickups. If you are staying in the city center, we would kindly ask you to come to our office (our address: Rovakatu 24, 96200 Rovaniemi) and start the tour from there. You are not staying in the city center nor is your pickup location listed as an option? No problem! Please send us an email with your address and we take it from there. Please note that pickup service from accommodations outside the Rovaniemi city area (e.g. Apukka Resort) may be subject to a charge.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Discover the frozen waterfalls of Korouoma Canyon
  • Hike through amazing landscapes with incredible scenery
  • Learn more about Lapland and the Arctic
  • Take pictures and keep incredible memories
Full description

Discover Korouoma, a 30-kilometer-long and 130-meter-deep canyon located southeast of Rovaniemi which offers breathtaking scenery all year round. In Winter, the waterfalls turn into fantastic ice formations that are well-known for ice-climbing.  First, get picked up by your guide from your accommodation in Rovaniemi and set off for the Korouoma Canyon nature reserve. Start the tour with a hike through the park, admiring spectacular scenery including cliffs, rapids, and waterfalls.

Keep your eyes sharp to observe an array of rare species that call the area home. Snowshoes are optional but may be useful if you need more confidence when hiking down the canyon or just want to enjoy some deep snow walks.

Then, have the chance to observe some of the most spectacular frozen waterfalls in Europe and enjoy the beauty of snowy nature. Warm up with a typical Finnish lunch snack around an open fire.

Watch as your guide shows you their fire-making skills. At the end of the 6-hour excursion, return to Rovaniemi where you will be dropped off at your hotel by around 4 PM.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at accommodations outside of the city center
  • Equipment, professional winter clothing, and boots
  • Lunch snacks, biscuits, and hot drinks
  • Professional guide
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • People with pre-existing medical conditions

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility or with serious medical problems
    • The hike is about 5 kilometers long
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 276 reviews

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    Incredible journey! We had so much fun sliding at the bad paths and just walking through the snow and nature. Our guide ( Tibor ) was great and knowledgable and attended to our needs. 'No hands!!' ( he took health and safety very close to heart haha ). Great hike - not difficult at all. Almost flat the whole time ( i would say it was more of a walk ).

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    March 13, 2023

    This tour was amazing!! We hiked through the snowy forest, following the trail up and down and crossing foot bridges, and some parts we had to slide down on our bottoms, which was fun. There are ropes to hold onto where it is steep to walk down. Our guide was Bozo, he is very knowledgeable and explained lots of things to us about the forest and the waterfalls. He showed us how to make a camp fire and we had bbq sausages and hot chocolate. Our guide made sure that all the time we were ok and the parts of the hike we found difficult he would always help us. Thank you Bozo for an amazing experience. The photos you took for me were great too!!

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    March 10, 2023

    huge beautiful canyon and nature and the waterfalls are beautiful. The walk that is not too long and not too short. The walking is easy to do and offers a lot of variety. Lunch is in the middle of the forest and very cozy and delicious. Also good with younger children. Our youngest is 9 years old.

    March 9, 2023

    Product ID: 349531