Midnight Sun & Finnish Happiness

Midnight Sun & Finnish Happiness

Embrace Finish happiness under a midnight sun with forest bathing, sleeping outdoors, open fire, Finnish sauna, and local food

Explore the stunning Finnish landscapes, breath the sparklingly clean air and absorb the Arctic midnight sun with us.  Restore your senses relaxing by crackling bonfires, bathing in wood fired saunas that tingle your sense. Our cozy log cabins with flaxen linen are wonderfully comfy. Explore Lappish village life in this rural wilderness and learn of the local communities customs and care for the environment.

Canoeing under the midnight sun

Forest bathing

Hiking

Foraging

Tree tents

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Finnish happiness each day (sauna!)

Guided hiking and forest bathing

Use of equipment (SUP, canoe, rowing, fishing)

Guided foraging

Nature food

Tree tents or log cabin

Price Excludes

Travel to/from the adventure start/end point

Personal travel insurance

Any other items not mentioned as included

Accommodation

A charming log cabin nestling by a lake in heart of Southern Lapland. Wrap your self  linen in double or single rooms or try the amazing and tree tents.

Food & Drink

4 Breakfast

4 2-course lunch

4 2-course dinner

Equipment Provided

Canoes

Stand-up paddle boards

Fishing Equipment

Rowing boat

Tentsile (tree tent)

Traditional Sauna

Equipment Needed

Waterproof jacket

Waterproof trousers

Good hiking boots/shoes

Sauna slippers

Comfortable indoor clothes

Warm hat

Sun hat

Swimwear

Backback (30L)

Travel adaptor (C)

A good book

Sunglasses

Sunscreen

Arrival & Departure

Ranua, Finland

Arrive by train to Oulu or Rovaniemi – then by bus to Ranua.

There are also flights to Rovaniemi or Kuusamo – then by bus to Ranua.

Slow Travel

BUS:

- to SAARIHARJU village in Ranua, daily on school days from Rovaniemi city: https://www.matkahuolto.fi/en.

- to RANUA Bus station, we can organize transfer for you (30 km to Metsä Kolo).

Private trips also available.
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1385
GBP
Per person
our community in
Ranua, Finland

YOUR LOCAL PARTNER

Alexa

the local members BEHIND

Midnight Sun & Finnish Happiness

Your host and her family have been running exceptional nature-based adventures for many years and knows how to look after you.  Your will be welcomed as a friend and be able to explore and embrace this magical area.

Your host moved from crowded Middle-Europe back to Finish Lapland in her mid-twenties. The forest, the nature, the silence drove her decision to return to the arctic wilderness. She will show you her huge joys in her private wilderness. She loves biking in summer and in winter snowshoeing, cross country skiing, hiking, swimming, rowing, canoeing, hunting, fishing, picking food from the outdoor and the ever important time for relaxation in the sauna.

You will be staying approximately 1.5 hours from Rovaniemi in  typical Finnish log cabins and a traditional farmhouse by a glistening lake in the middle of private wilderness. The accommodation is equipped with luxury beds, bedding and textiles from natural materials as the core values are sustainability, locality as well as ecological and easy-going lifestyle. The saunas are ones you´ll find only in private finish homes.

Ranua, Finland

impact projects

5% of your adventure price goes directly to supporting one of these four amazing local conservation projects, which you choose at time of booking.

Saarijärvi Water Management and fishery board

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Protect the Saimaa ringed seal

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Finnish Natural Heritage Foundation

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Head Hands Heart Health

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Booking

5 days / 4 nights
1385
GBP per person (inc. 5% donation)
Summer 2023
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