Nangu Wilderness Adventure

from £1106 excluding flights

  • 3, 4, 6 & 7 nights
  • Jan-Apr, Dec
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Stay in remote location ideal for northern lights viewing

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Experience thrilling winter activities

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Exclusive adult only boutique hotel

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Choose to spend the night in an Aurora Hut

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Sample mouth-watering Lappish cuisine

Relax in front of a warming fire

Relax by a log fire after a day in the snow

Why this trip...

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Inclusive but flexible

Meals and activities are included in this holiday to provide the best value but can be tailored

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Where you stay

This holiday offers a choice of accommodation options which are part of the overall experience

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Festive getaway

This holiday can also be taken at Christmas or New Year adding a dose of magic to the festive season


Nangu Wilderness Hotel is an adult-only resort. With a setting on the southern shore of Lake Inari it has breathtaking open views – perfect for witnessing the northern lights and offers high quality accommodation and thrilling winter activities.

Offering a different concept to its three sister properties – Nellim, Muotka and Inari, which are family friendly resorts – Nangu is an adult only resort consisting of three log buildings, giving the hotel an authentic feel of Lapland and only 20 minutes from Ivalo village, it is within easy access to the airport and surrounding areas.

Providing an ideal location for relaxation as well as aurora spotting should the conditions allow, there is also a wide range of outdoor activities including husky safaris, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and ice-fishing to keep you entertained both day and evening.

Travelling in December – Christmas and New Year

Christmas and New Year are a very magical time here in the Arctic, beautiful festive lights sparkling in the snow, decorations and tasty traditional food and cakes. On Christmas Eve, the much awaited Santa will bring a small present for everyone. Toast the New Year with sparkling wine before gathering outside for bonfire and fireworks to welcome in the new year!


Spend time relaxing in the spectacular surrounds of Inari with two full days for adventure.
Included Activities: Snowmobiling Safari; Aurora Camp and Aurora Snowshoeing

A romantic get away with added adventure
Included Activities: Husky Safari; Meet the Reindeer; Snowmobiling Adventure; Private Aurora Sledge Safari

Enjoy an extra day for adventure as well as plenty of time to relax.
Included Activities: Snowmobile Adventure; Husky Safari; Meet the Reindeer; Gentle Snowshoeing; Aurora Snowmobiling

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Immerse yourself in the spectacular wilderness surrounding Nangu on this 6 night break packed full of adventure.
Included Activities: Snowmobile Adventure; Husky Safari; Meet the Reindeer; Ice Fishing Experience; Snowshoeing Adventure; Cross-country Skiing; Aurora Camp; Aurora Snowmobiling

Spend one week in the wilderness with plenty of activities and time to relax in the snowy surrounds.
Included Activities: Snowmobile Adventure; Meet the Reindeer; Husky Safari; Ice Fishing by Snowmobile Sleigh; Snowshoeing Adventure; Cross-country Skiing; Aurora Camp; Aurora Hunt by Car and Aurora Snowmobiling

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Choose your preferred duration, accommodation and selection of optional activities from husky safaris to snowmobiling, snowshoeing to ice-fishing to completely customise your experience. We will then provide a quote accordingly.

Activity Information

The order of the activities will be confirmed locally and each activity will be included once during your stay according to the itinerary.

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Snowmobiling (variable)

The guide will show you how to handle the machines, and after a full safety briefing and driving lesson you head out to Lake Inari and its surroundings. Snowmobiling through white winter scenery is a breathtaking experience.

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Cross Country Skiing (approx. 2 hours)

The traditional Finnish winter sport is definitely something you have to try on your trip. Cross country skiing used to be the most common method of transportation – there is no other method as quiet taking you through frozen and snowy scenery than on skis. The guide shows you how to use them, and once everyone is ready, you take a nice route admiring the beautiful scenery, stopping to take pictures and enjoy warm drinks on the way.

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Aurora Camp (approx. 2.5 hours)

Seated comfortably in a sledge pulled behind a guide’s snowmobile you are driven to one of the chosen camp spots where an open fire and hot drinks keep you warm while waiting for the sky to show the magical northern lights. The atmosphere by the camp fire is an experience by itself and located away from any artificial lights, Lake Inari is one of the best places for aurora viewing.

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Aurora Snowshoeing (approx. 2.5 hours)

Snowshoeing on the frozen lake during night time is an adventure of its own. You wander on the lake and surrounding wilderness heading for the camp, where you sit back with hot drinks while gazing at the sky, waiting for the aurora to appear.

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Aurora snowmobiling (approx. 2.5 hours)

After receiving instructions and safety information head to Lake Inari looking for the best spots to view the open night sky in search for the northern lights. The driving distance depends on weather conditions.

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Husky Safari (approx. 3 hours)

You are given full instructions on how to handle the dog sled before heading onto the trail for a husky safari on Lake Inari. The huskies pull the sled through the beautiful winter scenery, passing over Lake Inari. Afterwards lunch is served. Time on sledge is approx 45-60 minutes.


Meet the Reindeer (approx. 2 hours)

Meet a local reindeer herder with his peaceful reindeer. At the reindeer farm you will learn interesting information about the reindeer and the life of a reindeer herder.

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Snowshoeing (variable)

Enjoy the beautiful scenery while learning the art of snowshoeing and your guide will will share stories about the Finnish nature along the way.

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Aurora Hunt by Car (approx. 3 hours)

Head out in search of the northern lights in the comfort of a warm vehicle. Your expert guide will take you to the areas where they think you will have best chance to see them if they make an appearance. Hot drinks will be provided to keep the cold at bay!

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Ice Fishing (variable)

Ice fishing done in traditional Finnish way; does it get any better? Travel by snowmobile sleigh to the best ice fishing spots and spend the day outdoors learning how to fish and about life up in the North.

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Private Aurora Sledge Safari (approx. 2.5 hours)

Travel by heated Aurora Sledge in the search of Northern Lights! During this private safari you are driven around Lake Inari to find the best Aurora viewing spots. If the Northern Lights appear, the guide will stop driving and you can go outside to watch and photograph the show.

Prices and Departures

Price from £1106 excluding flights

Airfares are quoted separately to the holiday price and start from around £300 per person with Finnair, or from around £900 per person during peak times such as Christmas and New Year. When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.
Note: Airfares tend to be cheaper the earlier you book.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • All meals
  • Activities as per itinerary
  • Winter clothing
  • Return transfers
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection

Prices from per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom

Departure Duration Holiday Name Wilderness Room Panorama Log Cabin Aurora Log Cabin
3 nights Aurora Adventure £1,106 £1,706 £1,452
Dec-Apr 3 nights Lapland for Lovers £1,706 £2,133 £1,945
Dec-Apr 4 nights Arctic Experience £1,634 £2,388 £2,070
Dec-Apr 6 nights Dreamscape £2,252 £3,433 £2,961
Dec-Apr 7 nights Winter Adventure Week £2,761 £4,297 £3,406

Prices may vary depending on departure date (supplements apply during festive season and school holidays). The final cost will be based on the room type selected, included activities and travel season. We will confirm the exact price for your holiday in your individual quotation, based on your chosen travel dates and duration.

Other room types are available. Upgrade to include one night in Aurora accommodation from £120 per person.

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