Daily Departures Summer

Come and experience the magical season of Midnight Sun! In the summertime Rovaniemi is surrounded by water, thanks to its location in the crossing of to great rivers. We take you out on jet ski safaris, river rafting adventures and all the genuine Lappish "must-dos" and "must-sees".

Life at the Arctic Wildlife Park

4,5 hrs. excursion by car
Daily departure at 10:30 

Get to know arctic wildlife in their natural habitat

We travel to Ranua by car and visit the wildlife park independently. The park is the home of 200 arctic animals representing 50 different species. The funny otters will charm you, the golden eagle will impress you and the wild boars entertain you. But the real highlight is the mighty Polar Bears! 

Depending on when your visit is, you will be able to see sweet baby animals (June-July) and late summer, early autumn the moose and reindeer have fully grown antlers. The 2,8 km long trail takes you through the wildlife park and you can observe the animals and read more about them on the boards. Your guide will accompany you and tell you about animals and nature in Lapland. 

Price:

119 € / adult
60 € / child (4-14 years)

Includes: 

- transfers from accommodations in Ounasvaara, Santa Claus Village and Hotel Vartiosaari, or 10 km from city centre
- guided excursion according to program description and given information

Season: June-September 

 

Upgrade your experience: Date with the Polar Bear

Prepare yourself for looking the polar bear in the eyes. You will see, that the largest predator in the world knows he is on top of the food chain. Your date with the Polar Bear takes place back-stage, where their feeding and sleeping area is. You are safely at the other side of the fence, but just a couple of metres away. While the Polar Bear has his breakfast, the animal keeper will provide you with interesting information on the White King of the Arctic. 

Price:

75 € / adult
55 € / child

NB! For this upgrade your departure time is 07:00 from Rovaniemi. 

DAILY DEPARTURES GENERAL INFORMATION

All daily departures are available throughout the summer season, 1.6.2018 – 30.9.2018, or due to prevailing weather and flood conditions. Daily Departures are operated for min 2 persons paying the adult fare (2 persons / snowmobile). Private excursions are available for min 6 persons (adult fare).

The jet skis and you as the driver or passenger are covered by our insurance. The self-liability on damage of jet skis is max. 1 000 € / jet ski.

All Daily Departures include pick-up service from all accommodations in Santa Claus Village and Ounasvaara. From city centre hotels, the guests are asked to walk to us. We will inform you on the pick up time, which is 30-45 min before departure time, depending on the location of the accommodation. For jet ski safaris and river rafting your will get appropriate gear. For other excursions, please, wear outdoor clothes and shoes with a good sole.

The duration of the actual excursion is the time mentioned in the excursion. The total duration is app. 45-60 minutes longer than the given time, as we transfer and equip you. Every safari starts with instructions on driving and safety.

Children travel as passengers on the jet skis and in the river rafts (age limit 5 yrs.).

Arctic Lifestyle reserves the right to change the price, program, inclusions and duration of each excursion, due to weather conditions and unexpected occurrences.

Excursion specific information:

Arctic Wildlife Park:  The duration of the actual safari, the time we transfer from Rovaniemi to Ranua (app. 1hr / one-way), visit the Wildlife Park and return to Rovaniemi, is the time mentioned in the excursion. The total duration is app. 45 minutes longer than the given time.

River cruises on M/S Kemijoen Helmi: the departure is either city centre marina (Valtakatu 48) or the Pohjanhovi jetty (Koskikatu 1). No pick-up service for the cruises.

Private departures:

All excursions are available as private for the price of min 6 adults (2 persons / jet ski -fare applies on safaris).

RESERVATION

Requests and bookings are to be made in writing to info@arcticlifestyle.fi / sales@arcticlifestyle.fi at the latest 16:00 Finnish time with at least 24 hrs. to start of the excursion.
Office telephone number: +358 (0)50 343 91 00
Requests are replied to with reservation information, due to availability. The booking is not confirmed before both parties agree so.

CONFIRMATION AND PAYMENT

Reservation is released automatically unless confirmed until the given deadline.
Payment can be done by bank transfer (invoicing) or credit card.
100% of the total is due 21 days prior to arrival.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation inquiries must be submitted to Arctic Lifestyle on info@arcticlifestyle.fi / sales@arcticlifestyle.fi within office hours in Finland (8.00-17.00). Cancellations are always due to approval of Arctic Lifestyle and its suppliers.
Further commercial terms in a separate attachment. Terms & Conditions are dependent on if the booking is a package, safari only or tailored product.
Arctic Lifestyle reserves the right to change prices according to changes in supplied services, taxation or unforeseen events.

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