Northern lights weekend
Unique northern lights holiday in Finnish Lapland!
Come and join the hunt for the northern lights in the heart of Lapland! Learn about the culture of locals, secrets of the northern lights and speed through the snowy forests with huskies, reindeer and snowmobiles.
This package is available from 6th of January until 17th of April in Jeris and
6th of January until 3rd of April in Harriniva
Price from 895€
See seasonal rates below
- Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
- Destination: Harriniva / Jeris
- Suitable for 12 years and older
Day 1 –Arrival
Arrival to Kittilä airport, transfer to Hotel Harriniva or Hotel Jeris, Muonio. Accommodation in cosy double rooms and dinner in the hotel restaurant.
Day 2 – Meet the reindeer and snowmobile safari into the wilderness
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Today we will visit a local reindeer farm and learn about the life of the reindeer. You will learn to throw the Lappish lasso and you will also enjoy a short safari during the program. Lunch is served in a Lappish kota. In the afternoon, meet with your guide who will give you information about the hotel, activities and the phenomenon of the Northern Lights whilst enjoying a local drink and snack.
After dinner we head out on our first evening excursion, hunting for the Northern Lights by snowmobile. This tour takes you to the best location looking for the Northern Lights that evening, where you will enjoy some warm drinks and feel how the sky is closer and the stars brighter.
Day 3 – Husky safari and Arctic Sauna World
After breakfast you will meet your guide and our happy huskies – there are over 400 husky dogs in our husky farm. After a guided tour of the husky farm and some driving and safety instructions, you will start with the 15km husky safari -2 persons per sled with one driving, and the chance to swap drivers halfway. Lunch will be served in the hotel restaurant.
This afternoon is free to explore the local area or book an excursion. After dinner you will pack your snowshoes and head out with your guide in hope of spotting the Northern Lights. You will find the perfect spot with a view to north and warm up with hot drinks before returning to the hotel
Day 4 – Departure
After the breakfast transfer to Kittilä airport.
Extra optional upgrades for saturday night
Exchange your Northern Lights snowshoes for a night in a Snow Igloo. After dinner transfer to Torassieppi Winter Village where you will spend a night in a Snow Igloo. Transfers, warm drink, sleeping bag and breakfast in the morning included. Please note that you will check out of your hotel room on Saturday.
Supplement per person – Free of charge
Exchange your Northern Lights snowshoes for a night in an Aurora dome in Torassieppi or Jeris. Please note that you will check out of your hotel room on Saturday.
Supplement: 60€ per person based on 2 share
Northern lights weekend – Special 3 nights package includes
Return transfers from Kittilä airport
We take care of everything from landing to the end of your stay. We will pick you up at the agreed time and transport you to a destination where you can focus on enjoying your Christmas holiday.
Warm winter clothing
The package includes warm winter clothes so you don’t have to pack too much for your vacation. With our equipment, you certainly don’t have to experience the cold.
3 nights full board
Local Culture with the reindeer safari
Secrets of the Northern Lights
Aurora Adventure with snowmobiles
Husky safari min. 15 km
Aurora snowshoeing Choice of 3 options for last night of stay
All day tea and coffee
Daily hotel sauna
Harriniva / Jeris
4 days / 3 nights (Thursday arrivals)
985 €/ person in double room 06.01-19.03.2022
895 €/ person in double room 24.03-16.04.2022
06.01-16.04.2022 in Jeris
06.01-03.04.2022 in Harriniva
This program is suitable for those aged 12 and over.
Please note that children under 18 years cannot drive the snowmobile and small children cannot drive the husky team. They will be sitting in the guide’s sledge during the safaris.
Sauna plus room/Wilderness suite (3-6 persons)
Riverside log cabin (2 adults)
Riverside log cabin (3 adults)
Riverside log cabin (4-5 adults):
JERIS CABIN SUPPLEMENTS FOR 3 NIGHTS
Cabin type A (min. 2 adults)
Cabin type B (min. 3 adults)
Cabin type B (4-5 adults)
Cabin type C (min. 4 adults)
Cabin type C (5-7 adults)
Cabin rates include luggage transfer on arrival and departure and one bag of fire wood on arrival.
Please note all cabins must have a minimum of 2 adults.
Single room supplement
165€/ person for 3 nights
Single wilderness plus room supplement
210€/ person for 3 nights
Single snowmobile supplement
(All single travelers must drive their own snowmobile)
45€/ 3rd adult sharing a room (based on normal room only)
Wilderness plus dinner:
Upgrade your full board dinners from 4 course buffet to 4 course served to the table. In the menu there will be either starter or main course upgraded. Our kitchen has planned Wilderness Plus dinners based on local ingredients.
16€ supplement/ person / night
40€/ person / way, for other than scheduled domestic flights.
Spend an exceptional night in wellness and luxury at the exclusive Arctic Firefox Lodge. With your own private sauna boasting panoramic views across lake Jeris you can start the evening enjoying this Finnish ritual. Upstairs you will find a sleeping area with unobstructed views as far as the eye can see. Lay in wait in your cozy bed watching the stars above as you hope for the Northern Lights to grace you with an appearance.
590€ / 1-2 persons
EXHANGE YOUR FIRS OR LAST NIGHT ACCOMMODATION TO STAY IN ONE OF OUR SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS
Supplement for Snow Igloo
60€ / person
Supplement for Aurora Dome
240€ / 1-2 persons
Supplement for Arctic Firefox Lodge
510€ / 1-2 persons (Subject to availability)
The rate includes the insurance for the snowmobile with own liability of max. 800€ per snowmobile.
By paying 20€ per person per holiday, you can reduce your maximum self liability to 400€, valid for 1 accident.
The driver of the snowmobile must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driving license (for vehicles with at least 125 cc).