Ride through the white wilderness to enjoy ice fishing on a frozen lake
This tour heads north on a snowmobile trail that takes you along the frozen River Ounasjoki and through snowy forests up into the hills, where you can admire the surrounding vast forests and wilderness of Lapland. Following the trail through white, snow-covered fields until arriving to a small wilderness lake. The silence will envelop you as the guide prepare you to go fishing. Try your hand at traditional ice fishing and fry your catch over a campfire. Afterwards, return to town for a well-earned rest.
Ice fishing is a very popular hobby among locals in winter!
Thermal outfit, guidance in English, snowmobiling 2 persons / snowmobile, fuel, traffic insurance (maximum personal liability €980), ice fishing, snack
Please take your driving license with you on the snowmobile safari as the police may check the validity of the license during the safari.
Suitability: Children over 2 years
This program includes a snack, so please advise on any special diets or food allergies in advance.
Each snowmobile is shared by two guests taking turns in driving. The driver of the snowmobile has to be at least 18 years of age with a driver’s license valid in Finland. Driving a motorized vehicle under the influence of alcohol or intoxicating drugs is prohibited by the laws of Finland.
Child price entitles children to a seat in a sled pulled by a snowmobile driven by the guide. Children over 140 cm in height are allowed to sit on the snowmobile behind an adult, when paying the adult price. Lapland Safaris AC Ltd reserves the right to deny the participation of small children due to safety reasons (e.g. demanding weather or trail conditions).
This safari is CO2 compensated from the snowmobile fuel emission.
Self liability can be reduced to €150 by paying waiver supplement € 15 (winter 2022 – 23) or € 20 (winter 2023 – 24) per safari driver.
Solo riding possibility. Supplement for solo riding 45 € / person (winter 2022 – 23) or € 50 / person (winter 2023 – 24).
Please notice that the meeting/pick-up times for the excursion vary depending on the meeting/pick-up point you have chosen, so we kindly ask you to check carefully the correct time from your ticket attached to the confirmation e-mail.
Meeting point : Lapland Safaris Rovaniemi Safari Office
Pickup is offered in following places
- Arctic Treehouse Hotel reception
- In front of Arctic Circle Information (for guests staying in Santa Claus Holiday Village, Glass Resort and Nova Skyland Hotel)
- Lapland Hotels Ounasvaara Chalets reception
- Lapland Hotels Sky Ounasvaara reception
- Santa’s Igloos Arctic Circle reception
- Santasport reception