09:30 - 16:00
Duration: 5-6 hours
Departure: 9:30, Tuesdays and Thursdays from
11th of Feb onwards
Icludes: Husky ride of 50-60km, husky farm visit, winter clothing, soup lunch, bread, sausage, coffee and tea, guiding in English.
Are you ready for the real arctic adventure? On this full day husky safari, you will get to know your own team of dogs by name and learn how to mush a team of dogs properly. The track goes through snowy forests and quiet frozen lakes, you get a feeling of being in a remote wilderness. In the midway of the tour, we are having delicious soup lunch with coffee and tea to warm you up. After the lunch, journey continues through the beautiful arctic nature and you can enjoy the scenery while driving with the dogs. If you are lucky you might be able to see some arctic animals like reindeer running around in the forest.
To get an authentic sleddog experience, you are driving the sledge all by yourself. Driving instructions will be given in the beginning of the excursion, so no previous experience of dog sledding is needed. Maximum participant amount for this tour is 6 people, so it will be small group, where you also get to know the other participants. Minimum participant amount is 2 persons, and the age limit is 15+, as everyone will be driving alone.
Optional: Transfer 10€/person.
-Pick-up time from Santa Claus Holiday Village reception (Arctic Circle) is 30 minutes before the departure time.
-Pick up time front of Santa ́s Hotel Santa Claus (city center) is 45 minutes before the departure time.
If you are coming with your own car directly to Raitola, please come 30 minutes before the starting time of the excursion, in case you will need winter clothes from us. If you will not need winter clothes, then come 10 minutes before the departure time.