Day trip

Rovaniemi: Traditional Sauna, Lappish Dinner, and Aurora

Activity provider: Helsinki Tour

Rovaniemi: Traditional Sauna, Lappish Dinner, and Aurora

Activity provider: Helsinki Tour

From US$ 348.87 per person

Relax in a traditionally Finnish wood-fired sauna on this tour from Rovaniemi. Dine an a cut of salmon in a private lakeside chalet. Follow your guide to a spot to try to see the Northern Lights, while a fire with sausages and hot drinks are prepared.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Hotel transfer is offered Please be at the hotel lobby or downstairs outside the rental apartment 5 minutes before the meeting time If you have a difficult time finding the guide, please call


  • Experience the Finnish wood fired sauna
  • Enjoy the traditional salmon dinner in aprivate lake-side chalet
  • Walk out into the woods to try and glimpse the Northern Lights.
Full description

Start your tour with an invigorating traditional wood sauna experience on a majestic private lake. Let the sauna stoke your appetite, so you can enjoy a salmon dinner next to a warm fire in a cozy cottage.

After the traditional dinner, when the night is dark, your guide will take you on a short walk. Stop and enjoy the Lappish wilderness, as a fired is prepared. Smell the sizzling sausages and sip on a hot drink while you wait for the Aurora to appear.

Sit in the crisp air while the fire crackles near you and listen as your guide tells you interesting facts, myths, and stories. Have your questions about Finnish life answered. Understand more about life in Lapland as you hope to see the Aurora.

Get high quality photos of your experience from your guide's camera, and get advice on how to best to capture the Aurora on your own.

  • Hotel pickup/drop-off
  • Visit and use of a private traditional Finnish log cottage
  • All described activities, services and equipment
  • Towels for the sauna
  • Traditional salmon dinner cooked on an open fire
  • Non-alcohol beverages
  • BBQ with sausages or vegetarian option
  • Pictures with the Aurora if we are able to take them
  • Tips/gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • Masks are optional but are strongly recommended while indoors
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are strongly recommended for anyone indoors regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated participants are required to wear a mask while indoors

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Gloves
  • Scarf

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum participation numbers apply, so there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements, which would result the offer of an alternative or a full refund
  • Seeing the northern lights cannot be guaranteed

Product ID: 406789