Rovaniemi: Wilderness Tour

4.8 / 5

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Activity provider: Wild about Lapland Oy

Rovaniemi: Wilderness Tour

Activity provider: Wild about Lapland Oy
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From US$ 76.47 per person

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Wander into the forest to explore the natural beauty of Lapland and try to get a glimpse of the elusive Finnish wildlife. Before heading through the woods you will be taught how to move quietly in the wilderness.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
At your accommodation in Rovaniemi.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Explore the Finnish wilderness in a small group
  • Light a fire without using matches
  • Learn about animal footprints left in the snow in winter
  • See wild and beautiful places out of a fairytale in summer
Full description
In the winter time, enjoy views of huge snow drifts, white trails, and frozen trees. You will learn about the footprints that you find in the snow. It’s a shame the bears will be sleeping as they have a very impressive paw print. But not to worry as you still have the chance of passing tracks made by wolves, lynx, wolverines, moose, reindeer, and weasels. During the summer your guide will teach you about the nature that surrounds you. The aim of this tour is to show you wild and beautiful forests that look as if they are straight out of a fairytale. Your guide will help you to learn how to appreciate these places.  On every tour, your guide will show you how to build and light a fire without the use of matches. You will learn what to look for in the forests that allow you to make fire easily at any time without damaging any vegetation.
  • Pick up and drop-off at your accommodation
  • Snacks
  • Warm clothes in the winter
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    4.8 /5

    based on 5 reviews

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    The location and the walk have been adapted according to the weather conditions, which is a very good thing. The park visited was very beautiful, the explanations very informative and the guides very friendly. I would have found it interesting to also ask us our expectations in order to be able to adapt the explanations to our preferences (Fauna, Flora, mammals, reptiles, birds, survival, environmental protection, etc.). Thank you for offering this type of outing.

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    March 13, 2020

    It was a hike in the forest about 30 minutes away from the city. The forest is very beautiful and well worth it.

    August 26, 2019

    Wir hatten eine sehr schöne und interessante kleine Tour auf der wir viele Informationen erhalten haben. Unser Guide war motiviert, es hat sehr viel Spaß mit ihm gemacht. Wir können diese Tour nur empfehlen.

    February 16, 2022


    Product ID: 195338