Harriniva - Five-Day Husky Safari

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Run by: Artisan Travel

Reference number: 5002

From: £2155.00

Driving your own team of huskies through the Finnish wilderness for five days, staying in remote cabins far from civilisation, is an arctic holiday experience that will stay with you forever. The stunning Pallas-Ylläs National Park in North West Lapland is said to have the cleanest air in Europe. You will get to fill your lungs and refresh your senses speeding through the snowy forests and across frozen lakes in this untouched wilderness.

Your journey begins at the Arctic Sled Dog Centre at the renowned and respected Harriniva Wilderness Hotel.

Your team of four to six dogs comes from the 400 huskies looked after here by expert mushers. These guides will teach you how best to act and react with your dogs when out on the trail. Soon you'll be working with your team as motivational musher of your own dog sled - it's a valuable lesson in teamwork. These amazing animals very quickly understand what you want them to do and deliver it with an enthusiasm and energy reserved for this particular breed of beautiful, hard-working dog.

Depending on the group's ability and the weather conditions, you can cover daily distances of between 25 to 40 kilometres. Over this distance and five unforgettable days, you will really get to know your dogs which all live and love to run in this Arctic playground.

Image credits: K Chae and Visit Finland


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08/12/2019 15/12/2019 Available £2195.00
15/12/2019 22/12/2019 Available £2195.00
22/12/2019 29/12/2019 Available £2465.00
29/12/2019 05/01/2020 Available £2465.00
05/01/2020 12/01/2020 Available £2195.00
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02/02/2020 09/02/2020 Available £2225.00
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16/02/2020 23/02/2020 Available £2295.00
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01/03/2020 08/03/2020 Available £2195.00
08/03/2020 15/03/2020 Available £2295.00
15/03/2020 22/03/2020 Available £2295.00
22/03/2020 29/03/2020 Available £2195.00
29/03/2020 05/04/2020 Available £2155.00
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