Day in the Tundra – Winter Trek & Sauna

Experience the magic of a day in the most popular National Park areas. This adventure day combines a winter trek, and a blissful sauna experience, offering a perfect blend of exploration and relaxation amidst the pristine Arctic landscapes.

The day begins with a thrilling winter trek through the picturesque tundra. Follow your expert guide as they lead you through snow-covered trails, revealing the untouched beauty of the Arctic wilderness. Marvel at the panoramic views of snow-dusted forests and majestic mountains as you immerse yourself in the tranquility of this unique environment. We have a lunch on the go during the trek on an open fire or a camping stove, depending on the weather.

To complete your day of adventure, treat yourself to a rejuvenating sauna experience. Step into the atmospheric warmth of the sauna, where the crackling firewood and aromatic scents create a soothing ambiance. Let the heat envelop your body, easing away tension and leaving you feeling refreshed and revitalized. Afterward, cool off with a refreshing dip in a nearby icy lake or river, embracing the invigorating tradition of ice swimming.

This exceptional day of winter trekking, and sauna indulgence offers a remarkable journey into the heart of Lapland’s natural wonders. Whether you seek adventure or relaxation, this experience promises an unforgettable day on the tundra, leaving you with cherished memories and a profound appreciation for the Arctic wilderness.

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 7-8h. We return back to Ivalo around 17.

We have a complimentary pick up service for Ivalo. For Inari, Nellim, Saariselkä and Kiilopää areas Please contact us ahead to book a transfer.

Please note

  • This activity is run every Friday in November-April
  • The trip is executed with a minimum of 2 participants.
  • Remember to mention dietary requirements and / or allergies when booking.
  • Remember to pack a swimming suit.

Book With Confidence

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