Where to book Animals & Wildlife activities in Lapland

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Northern Lights Hunting by Reindeer sleigh

Rovaniemi, Finland 3 hours and 30 minutes minutes approx

Ice fishing Experience

Kemi/Tornio (Kemi/Torneå), Finland 2 hours and 30 minutes minutes approx

Take a snowmobile safari to an ice fishing spot and try your luck at winter fishing.

Aurora Borealis Picnic

Rovaniemi, Finland 3 hours minutes approx

Husky Dream- drive your own team, moose safari and at home visit!

Kiruna, Sweden 5 hours approx

Share with us an intimate experience of learning and bonding with your own sledding team, amongst our unique mountain environment, set off the...

Aurora Borealis Snowmobile Safari

Kemi/Tornio (Kemi/Torneå), Finland 2 hours minutes approx

Experience the Arctic night by driving through the snow-covered forest and on the frozen sea.

Ice Climbing Day in Korouoma Canyon – from Pyhä-Luosto

Rovaniemi, Finland 8 hours minutes approx

Unforgettable day trip to the Korouoma Canyon & Nature Reserve in Posio, where the mightiest ice falls in Finland are located.

Rappeling Down the Ice Wall in Pyhä-Luosto

Rovaniemi, Finland 3 hours minutes approx

Rappelling down a rope from the top of the Tajukangas Ice Fall at Pyhä, roughly 30 meters ice wall.

Whale watching from Lyngen – XLyngen

6 hours, from 08.00 am to 14.00 pm. approx
Join us for a day at sea watching humpback and killer whales. The trip takes around six hours and starts from Nord-Lenangen in the northern partof...

Polar Park and husky – Destination Snowman

33 hours approx
Combine two of the greatest highlights of the Arctic; Polar Park and Husky Safari.

An introduction to Animals & Wildlife activities in Lapland

You may not believe us, but Lapland has a wide variety of fascinating wildlife. These range from Brown bear (who sleep all winter) and those species that favour the cold such as Arctic foxes and lynxes; and of course herds of reindeer and families of moose. If you’re heading to the coast, then whales including the iconic Orca (killer whales), seals, sea birds and some of the best fish and seafood can be found. 

A guide to Animals & Wildlife Activities in Lapland

Dog Sledding activities in Lapland

For anyone booking a northern lights holiday, or Arctic vacation, dog sledding activities are high on the to do list! Whether learning to drive your own dog sled, or sitting back and letting your guide do the work as you watch the Arctic wilderness glide by – it is a must do activity for any winter arctic holiday. The best time to book is between December and March, however some of our providers vary.

 

Reindeer sledding activities in Lapland

Some say there are as many reindeer in Lapland as people. With their trademark antlers there is no more iconic symbol of Lapland than Reindeer. A traditional experience to add to your trip to Lapland is to book onto one of our Reindeer Sledding activities. Just as you might expect, the reindeer make a perfect engine to pull the sled through the arctic wilderness – and although there are some in Lapland who race reindeer sleds at high speed – the reindeer sledding activities we have for you are much more relaxing.

 

Whale Watching activities in Lapland

The seas around Northern Norway are some of the best in the world for whale watching. With expert whale watching tours leaving from Tromso and Lyngenfjord you can join experienced Arctic  Whale Watching activity guides to see some of the most fascinating animals on our planet.