Traditional Fishing Day & Open Fire Lunch

An easygoing traditional fishing day in North Lapland is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in nature and experience the calm and peacefulness of the region. The day starts early as you make your way to a remote lake, surrounded by untouched forests and serene landscapes.

Once you arrive, you’ll be provided with all the necessary fishing equipment, including a fishing rod, bait, and a fishing license. The experienced guide will then take you out onto the lake, where you’ll have the chance to catch fish such as pike, perch, and trout.

As you cast your line and wait for a bite, you’ll have plenty of time to soak in the beauty of the surroundings and enjoy the peacefulness of the water. The guide will be on hand to offer tips and advice on how to catch the perfect fish.

After a few hours of fishing, it’s time for a well-deserved break. The guide will start an open fire. You’ll be able to sit back and relax as the guide prepares a traditional open fire lunch using locally sourced ingredients.

As you enjoy your lunch, you’ll have the chance to chat with your guide about the region and learn more about the traditional fishing techniques used in Lapland. After lunch, you’ll have the option to continue fishing or take a leisurely walk around the lake.

At the end of the day, you’ll return to your accommodation, with a sense of relaxation and fulfillment. This easygoing traditional fishing day in North Lapland offers an unforgettable experience for anyone looking to connect with nature and enjoy the simplicity of life.

In conclusion, an easygoing traditional fishing day in the North Lapland lakes is a perfect opportunity to relax and recharge in nature. The combination of traditional fishing, open fire lunch, and stunning scenery makes for a memorable experience that will stay with you for years to come.

Schedule and directions:

We start at 10:00 from Eräsoppi / Xwander shop (address Ivalontie 12). Please be at the shop latest at 9:45, so we have time for necessary preparations.

The total duration of the trip is around five hours. We return to the shop between 15 and 16:00.

We have a pick up service for Inari, Nellim, Saariselkä and Kiilopää areas. Contact us ahead to book a transfer.

Please note

  • This activity is run every Tuesday in June-August
  • The trip is executed with a minimum of 2 participants.

If you have any questions about the day or it’s activities you can contact us by email or phone:

+358 10 200 7633


What do I need to bring?

  • Camera/phone to take pictures
  • Appropriate clothes for the weather
  • Sunglasses & suncream
  • Snacks & water

What is the cancellation policy?

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before the event

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Book With Confidence

  • Local family owned business
  • Personalized service
  • Flexible itineraries
  • Small group sizes

Price Includes

  • Fishing equipment
  • Open fire lunch
  • Guide
  • Fishing permit