Saturday

Excursion to Ranua Zoo & Santa Claus Village

Saturday

9.00 Excursion to Ranua Zoo and Rovaniemi Santa village
10.00 Ice fishing
14.00 Snowmobile wilderness safari

  • Book your safari before 4 pm the day before. All safaris start at Hotel Iso‐Syöte. Welcome!  

Excursion to Ranua Zoo + Rovaniemi Santa Claus village at 9.00

Departure by bus from Iso Syöte hotel to Ranua Wildlife park 2 hr visit in the park (entrance fee to be paid on the spot). Onwards to Rovaniemi to the Arctic Circle and visit to Santa Claus village. There are many souvenir and Finnish design / handicraft shops. If you want you can meet Santa himself! Please note that during Christmas season the village is crowded.

  • Included: Bus transportation (non- guided excursion)
  • Duration: approx. 8 hours
  • Price: 95 € / person (A minimum of 6 paying adults is needed to be able to carry out this excursion.)

Ice fishing at 10.00

Ice fishing trip to beautiful frozen lake. Transfer to the lake by car. Drill the holes, lower the line and wait till you get lucky! Coffee break by an open fire. If you catch a fish, it can be prepared by the campfire in kota.

  • Included: Ice fishing, transfer, coffee and snack, safari outfits
  • Duration: approx. 3 hours
  • Price: 80 € / person

Snowmobile safari to wilderness at 14.00

The safari starts from the hotel where the snowmobiles are lined up. The track goes first down hill, and then onwards along fells, through the forest with heavy snow covered trees and over ice covered swamps or lakes. We stop to make a coffee near the campfire. After the break we start the snowmobiles again to drive back up the Iso Syöte hill.

  • Included: Snowmobile safari, coffee near campfire.
  • Duration: approx. 3 hours
  • Price: 110 € / person when 2 persons /snowmobile or 155 € / person when 1 person / snowmobile

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Easy to reach

Hotel Iso-Syöte is located in the southern border of Lapland, on the top of the southernmost fell in Finland. The hotel is within easy reach by car or via Oulu, Kuusamo or Rovaniemi airports.

We’ll gladly arrange your airport transfer to get to Iso-Syöte – please contact gerralda@isosyote.fi for more information!
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