This winter join skiFinland for a fantastic winter holiday in Saariselka, Lapland, the ideal choice for classic Lapland activities and Northern Lights hunting. Saariselka is in northern Finnish Lapland, right in the heart of this enchanting region, and is a renowned hub for activities and Northern Lights hunting. The compact ski area is great for beginner to intermediate skiers, while the extensive 220km of cross-country ski tracks that wind through the picturesque fells are a cross-country skiers dream. As well as skiing and Aurora hunting, Saariselka is also a great base for your classic Lapland activities, including husky sledding, reindeer sleigh rides, snowmobiling safaris, snowshoeing and more.
Northern Lights holiday in Lapland, Finland
A skiing and Northern Lights Holiday in Saariselka with skiFinland is available for 4 nights with departures in February. February is still in prime Aurora spotting season but the longer days are ideal for enjoying lots of activities and skiing on Saariselka’s beautifully quiet ski slopes.
- Flights and exclusive transfers
- Choice of accommodation and flexible catering options
- The expertise of our skiFinland team
Please see below for accommodation options, ski service information, and ideas for additional activities.
Kelotähti Villa Apartments
- Modern, village-centre apartments
- Rooms sleep 4 - 8
- Self-catered apartments
- Optional breakfast
- For full details on the Kelotähti Villa Apartments please see our accommodation page
Saariselka Log cabins
- Traditional log cabins in the village
- Cabins sleep 6 - 12
- Self-catered cabins
- Grocery delivery service available
- For full details on the Saariselka Log Cabins please see our accommodation page
- Traditional log cabins on the edge of the village
- Cabins sleep 6 - 10
- Catered or self-catered cabins
- Grocery delivery service available
- For full details on the Saariselka Villas please see our accommodation page
Optional Activities & Ski Service Information
Aurora Photography Workshop
Learn the best way to capture the magic of the Northern Lights with your camera. Your experienced guide will teach you about settings for exposure and shutter speed so you can take the best photos to remember you Lapland experience by. Includes tuition, tea and coffee, approximately 2 hours, £47 per person.
Heated Sledge Ride at Night
Snuggle into your heated snowmobile drawn sledge as your taken into the snowy, star-lit landscape. When you reach a remote fell-top spot you’ll warm yourself by the fire while you take pictures and wait for the Aurora to appear. Includes transport, guide, warm clothing and equipment, hot drinks and snacks, approximately 3 hours, £139 per person.
A husky safari is a great way to experience the magical hush of Lapland. Choose from a 1, 2, or 4 hour trip through the snow-capped fells. Includes, guide, warm clothes, equipment and hot drinks, from £122 per person for a 1 hour trip.
Reindeer Sleigh ride
Immerse yourself in local history and culture as you drive a reindeer drawn sleigh through the snow-capped forests. Choose from a 25 minute or 2 hour experience. Includes warm clothes, equipment, guide, from £80 per person for a 25 minute trip.
Other activities are available on request, please speak to your skiFinland specialist for other options.
1 day lift pass: Adult: £43 (17+yrs), child: £29 (7-17yrs), child under 7: free
7 day lift pass: Adult: £173 (17+yrs), child: £125 (7-17yrs), child under 7: free
1 day ski hire: £35 (all ages)
7 day ski hire: £147 (all ages)
Other hire duration's and equipment types available, for more information please speak to your skiFinland specialist.
Prices subject to change due to exchange rate fluctuations and seasonal updates.
Departure Dates 2019
4 nights: Depart on the 17th February from London Gatwick (direct flight)