Rukan Salonki Log Cabin Hideaway

Rukan Salonki Log Cabin Hideaway

from £1,074 excluding flights

  • 4 nights
  • Jan-Apr, Dec
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Rukan Salonki Log Cabin Hideaway

from £1,074 excluding flights

  • 4 nights
  • Jan-Apr, Dec

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Highlights

In pictures
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Stay in remote location ideal for northern lights viewing

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Hit the piste on some of Finland’s best ski slopes

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Enjoy optional excursions such as snowmobiling and husky sledding

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Relax with family and friends in your own log chalet

Why this trip...

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Weekend escape

This is the ideal trip for a weekend escape or perhaps a mid-week getaway

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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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Activities included

This itinerary features a range of included activities

Overview

Based near the village of Ruka, one of Finland’s premier winter resorts, this short break offers superb log cabin accommodation, world-class pistes, a great range of exciting activities and a chance to witness the northern lights. The high quality cabins are the perfect choice for families and groups of friends travelling together, ranging from three to seven bedrooms and surrounded by the beautiful snow-covered fells of Finnish Lapland.

Wilderness views and the northern lights

The fells, forests and frozen lakes surrounding Ruka provide a tranquil setting for a winter escape with a touch of luxury. On this holiday you can choose from a range of stunning log cabins and by spending several nights in such a pristine location, away from artificial light pollution, you’ll increase your chances of seeing the elusive aurora borealis.

Winter activities in Ruka

Ruka offers a wealth of winter activities, including snowmobiling, dog sledding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Popular choices are the snowmobile excursions which combine a visit to either a reindeer farm or husky kennels so you can sample two or three different activities in one go. Activities can be booked in advance. The resort offers fantastic downhill skiing with pistes suitable for all abilities located just a short distance from your accommodation.

Accommodation

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Rukan Salonki Chalets, Ruka

This property features a collection of high quality log chalets and villas in a beautiful wilderness setting by Lake Salonkijarvi, just 2kms from the resort village of Ruka and 85kms above the Arctic Circle.

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Itinerary

Day 1 arrive Rovaniemi

On arrival join the coach transfer to Ruka centre a journey time of around 2.5 hours where you pick up the transfer to your accommodation at Rukan Salonki. Enjoy time to relax before your evening meal. Later take a stroll outside keeping watch for the aurora or warm up in the sauna.

On arrival join the coach transfer to Ruka centre a journey time of around 2.5 hours where you pick up the transfer to your accommodation at Rukan Salonki. Enjoy time to relax before your evening meal. Later take a stroll outside keeping watch for the aurora or warm up in the sauna.

Days 2-4 winter activities in Ruka

After breakfast each day, take your pick of optional activities such as snowmobiling, husky sledding, snowshoeing and a visit to a reindeer farm. Some can be combined in a single tour. Try out the ski slopes and relax in the sauna back at your accommodation.

After breakfast each day, take your pick of optional activities such as snowmobiling, husky sledding, snowshoeing and a visit to a reindeer farm. Some can be combined in a single tour. Try out the ski slopes and relax in the sauna back at your accommodation.

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Day 5 depart Finland

Following breakfast, join the transfer to Rovaniemi airport for your onward flight home.

Following breakfast, join the transfer to Rovaniemi airport for your onward flight home.

Excursions

Enhance your holiday by pre-booking a selection of excursions and activities. View or download the pdf and then talk to our Travel Specialists about how best to fit these into your holiday.

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Prices and Departures

Price from £1,074 excluding flights

Airfares are quoted separately to the holiday price and start from around £300 per person with Finnair (with higher fares during peak times). When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in a log chalet with breakfast and dinner
  • Return transfers
  • Welcome pack
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection

Prices

This itinerary starts from £1,074 per person, based on 2 sharing a Standard Chalet. Prices may vary depending on departure date and other accommodation options are available including Superior Chalets and Veskaranta Sky Villas. Please contact us for a detailed quote based on your preferred travel dates and accommodation.

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Meet Bruno

8 Out of 10 northern lights success

100 Kilometers snowmobiled

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