Activities

The changing seasons of nature in Northern Lapland invite you to experience something completely new

Hotel Kultahippu offer the opportunity to try different kinds of activities, all led by professional guides.
Choose the right combination of thrilling adventures to counterbalance the luxurious
relaxation provided by the hotel.

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Explore activities

Aurora Hunt By Car

Duration: 4 Hours

Going Aurora Hunting with our professional guide, you have the best chance to witness the Northern Lights. During the night we normally go to 2-3 different locations which are always chosen according to local weather conditions, the end depends on good luck.

 

Aurora sleigh ride

Duration: 3 Hours

Take a seat in the aurora sleigh! This is the best option if you do not wish to ride a snowmobile and rather sit in the comfort of a sleigh pulled by a snowmobile. Your guide tows the sleigh with a snowmobile through the snowy, moon and starlit landscape, all the way into our kota.

Snowmobiling adventure

Duration: 3 Hours

Make the journey into the forests and frozen lakes of the Ivalo area. keep your camera with you! There are a couple of stops when you can take awesome pictures. enjoy a hot drink in our kota during the break.
Driver´s license required.

Aurora snowmobiling

Duration: 3 Hours

Driving through the dark landscapes is an awesome experience itself but if the sky is clear and you are lucky, you can experience the beautiful show of northern lights, a star studded sky, mystical full moon or magical snowfall.
Driver´s license required.

Moment with reindeers

Duration: 2 Hours

Meet the the reindeers and their herder in natural environment, where you can feed and photograph the reindeers. In the kota, surrounded by reindeers, you can enjoy warm drinks by the open fire, while listening Stories about seasonal reindeer herding and the reindeer life on the fells of Lapland. You have also chance to throw a reindeer lasso, a traditional tool of reindeer herders.

Aurora reindeer experience

Duration: 2,5 Hours

Meet the reindeers and their herder in the evening time. If the sky is clear and you are lucky, there is a really good chance to see the northern lights above the fence. You can grab the reindeer harness under your arm and lie down on your back looking at the sky! In the kota, surrounded by reindeers, you can enjoy warm drinks by the open fire, while listening Stories about seasonal reindeer herding and the reindeer life on the fells of Lapland.

Altai ski try out

Duration: 1,5 Hours

Learn the basics of how to use Altai Skis (the next evolution of snowshoes).
Our guide will teach you shortly how to use Altai skis and then you take a small trip to the beautiful Ivalo River.

Altai skiing

Duration: 3 Hours

On this trek, we will head right into the snowy landscape, while telling you about life in Lapland. The forest is beautiful winter wonderland, and the silence is like nothing else in this world. You don’t need previous experience for this easy day trip.

Ice fishing in lake Inari

Duration: 5 Hours

You can choose the trip either driving yourself a snowmobile or sitting in a sleigh, which is pulled by guide´s snowmobile. ouor guide take you to the best ice fishing locations on the Inari Lake. Perch and other freshwater fish are what you can expect luring under the ice.

Visit Sámi museum in Inari

Duration: 4 Hours

Our guide will take you to visit Sámi museum in Inari. After visiting museum, we will stop on the biggest souvenir gift shop in Inari. Sámi museum Siida is the main attraction from history to nowadays of Sámi culture, part of the museum is open-air museum. Visiting in Sámi museum should be on everyone´s bucket list!

Husky Experience

Duration: 2,5 Hours

The 2-hour coffee safari is the perfect way to learn about life with the Huskies, experience Husky sledding and take some pictures with the dogs; all within a few hours! During the safari, your guide leads you through a beautiful winter forest. In the midpoint, you will have a chance to take pictures and change the sled driver, so that everyone gets to try driving. After the tour, you get to learn more about the dogs and mushing.