Husky Mushing Experience: 1h husky sledding in Rovaniemi

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Husky Mushing Experience: 1h husky sledding in Rovaniemi

Take part in one of the best winter activities in Finland and experience unforgettable husky sledding. Meet our lovely huskies and steer your own team through the fascinating scenery of snowy Lapland.

159€/adult; 99€/child under 14 years old
239€/adult solo-driver
Infants under 4y old are free of charge

4-5 hours

20.11.-15.4.

Husky Mushing Experience: 1h husky sledding in Rovaniemi

Our enthusiastic huskies 🐺 will take to on a unique once-in-a-lifetime experience, that will become the highlight of your winter holidays in Lapland. Let the dogs lead you through Arctic nature, while you enjoy the surrounding beauty during husky sledding in Rovaniemi.

After arrival at Parpalandia, the tour starts in the husky kennel. Here you will receive driving and safety instructions. After that, you are ready to take your place in the sled and start steering your own husky team through the Arctic forest. In this exciting adventure, we will be driving approximately 6-10km. We will take a break in the middle to take great pictures with our cute four-legged friends.

Normally two people share a sled, one is steering and one sitting on the sled. It is possible, and recommended, to change the positions in the middle of the track. Small children can sit together with an adult. If you wish to have a sled only for yourself, please, book the solo-driving option for husky sledding in Rovaniemi. An experienced musher will guide the tour all the time and will help you if needed.

Once back in the kennel from husky sledding in Rovaniemi, we invite you to our kota. Here you can warm up and learn more about huskies and Parpalandia. Our experienced guides are also happy to answer your questions about huskies, their training, and daily life. Listen to their stories and find out more about huskies by the fire with a small Finnish barbecue – sausage (makkara), cookies, and hot juice.

Before leaving Parpalandia, you will be able to buy a Husky Musher Driving License for you or your child. We also recommend you to visit our small souvenir and buy a product made by local artisans. You will get a great memory and at the same time support the local economy.

Did you enjoy your time in Parpalandia while experiencing husky sledding in Rovaniemi and you wish to stay longer? We welcome you to book an additional activity as an extra or another tour. We offer favorable prices on our combinations and extras. You can book them online now or ask your guide while in Parpalandia.

Why should you book this tour with us?


Professional guide


Sustainable and
eco-friendly tour


Discounts for groups and families


Unforgettable husky adventure

Small group guarantee
There will be a maximum of 16 customers participating in this tour. Thanks to a small-group tour you will get the most of your travels – a personal experience and the feeling like you are traveling with a group of friends.

Hygiene measures and safe travels
• We have enhanced hygiene and cleaning. For example, disinfection is available in our cars and changing room, disinfection is done several times a day, and equipment is disinfected after each use.
• Parpalania is located in the middle of nature. Its location, away from the city, makes it a perfect place for social distancing and avoidance of crowded places.
• We offer free disposable gloves and face masks to our customers (using them is optional).

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts
• We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event
• We will NOT charge a cancellation fee if booking is cancelled more than 24 hours before the event

Please note!

  • Check your pick-up or meeting time on your ticket. 
  • It is important for your safety as well as for the dog’s safety, that you understand the instructions. If you have any questions, do not be afraid to ask. 
  • The tour might be canceled or rescheduled if there are fewer than 2 adult participants. 
  • Children under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 
  • Please, let us know your dietary preferences upon the booking.

Price

159 euros/ adult; 99 euros/ child under 14 years old
Group discount for 4 and more adults: 150 euros/adult
235 euros/ adult (solo-driving = own sled)
459 euros/ family (2 adults + 2 children under 14 years old)
839 euros/ Private tour for max. 4 adults or max. 6 persons (i.e. max. 4 adults and 2 children / infants)
Infants under 4 years old are free of charge

Tour Duration

4-5 hours

Availability

20 November - 15 April

Physical Dificulty Level

Easy

Suitable For

Adults and children of all ages (although it is recommended that the child is at least 1 year old)

Minimum Participants

2 adults

Maximum Participants

16

What's Included?

• Guiding in English or Finnish

• Visit a husky farm
• 6-10km husky sled ride (40-60 minutes)
• Snacks: sausage, cookies, and hot juice
• Winter clothers (shoes, overals)
• Pick-up and drop-off in Rovaniemi city center (other locations on request)

What's Excluded?

• Professional photo (Our guides will also take pictures of you with a professional camera, if you like the photos you can buy them for a small fee)
• Souvenirs
• Husky Musher Driving License

Activity Location

Parpalandia - Rajalantie 200, 97140 Rovaniemi

Pick-up in Rovaniemi is included in the price of the tour. Please, be ready at the reception of your hotel or in front of your accommodation at least 5 minutes before the pick-up time.

Please, see the pick-up places and time below:

Hotel

Pick-up Time

Santa Claus Holiday Village
Santa’s Glass Igloos
SnowMan World
Nova Skyland Hotel

Glass Resort
Arctic Treehouse Hotel
Hostel Ibedcity 

40 minutes before the starting time of the tour

Lapland Hotels Ounasvaara Chalets
Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara
SantaSport Resort

30 minutes before the starting time of the tour

Hotel Aakenus
Hostel Rudolf
Airbnbs with postal code 96300

20 minutes before the starting time of the tour

Guesthouse Borealis
Crystal Arctic Suites
Airbnbs with postal code 96100

10 minutes before the starting time of the tour

Hotel Scandic Rovaniemi
Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna
Scandic Pohjanhovi
Arctic Light Hotel
Hostel Cafe Koti
Scandic Polar
Golden Circle Suites
Airbnbs with postal code 96200

5 minutes before the starting time of the tour

Arctic City Hotel
 HAAWE Boutique Apart Hotel
Santa's Hotel Santa Claus

At the starting time of the tour

Motelli Rovaniemi

15 minutes after the starting time of the tour

* If your accommodation isn’t in the pick-up list, please contact us with a pick-up request.
** If you are accommodated in the city center of Rovaniemi and for any reason cannot meet us at the meeting point, please, contact us.

SPECIAL OFFERS:

150 euros/adult if booking for at least 4 adults
459 euros/ family (2 adults + 2 children under 14 years old)
839 euros/ Private tour

Book online now!

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