Sunday: Arrival & Welcome Orientation
Your Inghams representative will meet you at Kittilä Airport and accompany you on the scenic drive to Muotka, where you will meet your guides and collect your thermal clothing and Aurora Alert.
Monday: Cross-Country, Snowshoe & Aurora Hunt
Today, you will enjoy the silence of the forest - first on a 2 hour cross- country skiing trip which includes instruction and a guided trek, and then after lunch, a 3 hour guided snowshoe trip with facts about the local fauna and flora. You will then have complimentary use of both types of equipment for the rest of your stay. In the evening, you’ll go in search of the Northern Lights by car (driven by guide).
Tuesday: Snowmobile Safari to Reindeer Farm
Today, you’ll take a scenic shared snowmobile safari (15 kms each way) to a Sámi reindeer farm. Try lassooing, hear about the reindeer herders’ way of life and enjoy a short sleigh ride. This evening is free to relax and perhaps enjoy a sauna and fireside chat.
Wednesday: Optional activities & Aurora Hunt
A free day at leisure to relax at the lodge or go snowshoeing or cross-country skiing - the lodge adjoins over 300 kms of marked trails. In the evening, you’ll head out in search of the Northern Lights, driving your own shared snowmobile.
Thursday: Husky Farm Visit & Safari
A memorable husky farm visit, including a thrilling 2 hour safari, sharing the driving of your own two person husky-sled. This evening is free to relax - take a short walk or snowshoe for a view of the night sky.
Friday: Optional activities & Aurora Hunt
A free day at leisure. Practice your cross-country skiing, go out on your snowshoes or just take time to relax. After dinner, you’ll visit Muotka’s Aurora Camp by snowmobile-pulled sled to look for the Northern Lights.
Saturday: Optional Aurora Cabin Overnight
Enjoy another day of winter activities with an optional excursion (pay locally), or enjoy a warming sauna. Then, for your last night, choose to either stay another night at the lodge or upgrade to spend a memorable night in a semi-glass roof Aurora Cabin. This is included for Inghams guests staying 7-27 Jan 2018 (book by 30 June 2017). On all other dates, guests can pre-book at a special price from just £55 per person (exact night subject to change).
Sunday: Scenic transfer & flight home
Depart after breakfast for your flight back to the UK.