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Backcountry skiing adventure

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    What to Expect
    During our adventure, we will enjoy beautiful nature and photograph the breath-taking landscapes around us. We use special skin-based skis, which take skiing from cross-country right into the backcountry. Backcountry skiis represent the freshest Finnish innovation in wilderness exploration. Owing to their composition and skin-based material they provide us unlimited access to the endless, snowy hinterlands of Lapland.

    We will start our tour from Rovaniemi and drive to our location hidden in the forest. During the trip, we will take a break in a wooden shelter and prepare some sausages over an open fire. We will be surrounded by all of the most astonishing features of Lappish nature. Moving on skiis in these snowy landscapes gives us unforgettable opportunities for photography! The tour is always guided by a professional photographer who will share his knowledge of landscape and nature photography.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Valtakatu 21, 96200 Rovaniemi, Finland

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please contact us if you need a pick-up!
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • private expedition guide
    • hot drinks and snacks
    • skiing trip to Arctic nature
    • hotel pick-up & drop-off
    • minivan transportation
    • skis & poles
    • warm clothing & winter boots (if needed)
    • Snacks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • A maximum of 6 people per booking
    • Minimum age is 10 years
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Amazing tour. Mindblowing nature. Our guide was amazing : very kind, funny and thoughtfull. They accepted to do the tour even though we were the only one who booked it on that Day. We learned a lot about the nature and photography
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    A great experience, fun & safe. Scenic view and nice professional tour guide. I will definitely recommend this activity.
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    It is my first time to try skiing, the tour guide Uhoney is talkative and patients to teach us the basic skill on skiing, and then the exciting backcountry skiing adventure begin. We skiing in the forest and take many nice photos. And then we skiing in the frozen lake. The view
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    Our experience was great! It's our first time skiing and Maiju made it extremely memorable for us! ☺️
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    The activity maybe costs a bit more than with other companies, but its because these guys are professionals. From entering the office to returning everything went smooth and without any complications. They know we are tourists, so they provide all the equipment that is necessary
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    Response from JuhoUutela, Omistaja at Backcountry skiing adventure
    Responded Jan. 22, 2019
    Thank you for taking the time to write a comment. It is very nice to hear that your experience with us has been good! Providing the clothes sure is something that make the tours more enjoyable for some of our guests, since the winter days can go very, very cold. Thank you for joining us and we wish you all the best for the future!
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    About the operator
    By: Beyond Arctic
    Jh. S
    Bucharest, Romania
    Perfect aurora tour!
    We saw the aurora last night and it was absolutely splendid. Our guide Luca was so nice and helpful. We were very
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    Ski experience
    Beyond Arctic offers us great customer service and great experience in skiing. We had lots of fun during this
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    Yael C
    Amazing tour
    Amazing tour. Mindblowing nature. Our guide was amazing : very kind, funny and thoughtfull. They accepted to do
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    Teresa H
    Our guide Maju was warm and friendly. We we lucky to experience a corona aura and had a fantastic light show!
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    Sona H
    The Northern lights with guide Maju
    Yesterday we went to chase and see the Northern lights with very nice guide Maju. We were so fortunate to see it.
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    Jeffrey F
    No light s but still a worthwhile tour
    We had clouds most of the time in Lapland but we tried to find the lights one night and went to where it was
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    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Enjoyable day in husky farm
    Me and my 7-year-old boy have visited a stunning husky farm with Beyond Arctic. We were easily picked up from the
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    Amazing ice fishing experience
    Great day out! Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. She explained everything and then let us have a go
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    Fion Chan
    A great experience, fun & safe. Scenic view and nice professional tour guide. I will definitely recommend this
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    Simply Amazing
    We like some of the others were very lucky to see the amazing light show on our first stop and we saw more at the
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    • Duration: 3h
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