Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Winter activities & Aurora hunting in the Finnish wilderness
From £1,495 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Mar, 18 Mar
Northern lights short break, Finland

Northern lights short break, Finland

Leisurely stay in Finnish Lapland & an Aurora alert system
From £1,265 to £1,315 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Feb, 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar
Snowshoeing in the French Alps

Snowshoeing in the French Alps

Snowshoeing in the Alps with a high mountain guide
From €1,153 8 days ex flights
Small group travel
Husky safari in Finland

Husky safari in Finland

Sled with huskies through spectacular Finnish scenery
From £1,995 to £2,325 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr
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Yukon dog sledding vacation, Canada

Yukon dog sledding vacation, Canada

Husky adventure holidays in Yukon
From CA $1,328 to CA $3,717 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can depart any day between mid November and April
Transylvania winter vacation accommodation

Transylvania winter vacation accommodation

B&B in Transylvania
From €49 to €118 per person per night
Accommodation
Finland winter activity vacation & Northern Lights

Finland winter activity vacation & Northern Lights

Discover this Finnish winter activity wildernerss week
From US $1,935 to US $2,555 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 9 Dec, 16 Dec, 23 Dec, 30 Dec
2019: 6 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 3 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr
Late availability on these dates: 25 Feb, 04 Mar, 25 Mar, 01 Apr, 08 Apr, 15 Apr
Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

A mix of Lapland family activities and a relaxing Spa hotel
From £975 to £1,225 4 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your requirements
Winter walking & snowshoeing, France

Winter walking & snowshoeing, France

Top winter walking/snow shoeing in the Mercantour, France
From £705 to £795 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 9 Feb, 16 Feb
Cast off those January blues - book before the end of February and enjoy current 2017 prices for holidays taken in 2018 - save c £50 per person!
Scotland winter hiking vacations

Scotland winter hiking vacations

Scotland winter snow and sunshine
From £895 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Mar
Lapland Northern Lights vacation

Lapland Northern Lights vacation

Few better ways to witness an autumn Aurora
From £1,375 to £1,525 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 31 Aug, 5 Sep, 7 Sep, 12 Sep, 14 Sep, 19 Sep, 21 Sep
Winter family vacation in Slovakia, High Tatras

Winter family vacation in Slovakia, High Tatras

Action-packed family winter holiday in Slovakian High Tatras
From €775 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden

Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden

Luxury tree hotel in Northern Sweden
From £965 to £1,195 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout September to April.
Portes du Soleil chalet in the French Alps

Portes du Soleil chalet in the French Alps

Traditionally built catered mountain eco-chalet
From €80 to €150 per room per night
Accommodation
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Snowshoeing vacation in the French Pyrenees

Snowshoeing vacation in the French Pyrenees

Step into pristine, untracked snow in the French Pyrenees
From £895 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Feb, 10 Mar
Winter activity vacation in the French Alps

Winter activity vacation in the French Alps

A flexible winter multi activity holiday in the French Alps
From €546 to €1,113 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made anytime between mid Dec - mid Apr and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Cross country skiing in Austria

Cross country skiing in Austria

Tuition is provided by Eric Woolley, a Snowsport England Coach
From US $1,515 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Feb
Late availability on these dates: 24 Feb
Cross country skiing in Norway

Cross country skiing in Norway

Skiing in Norway's Telemark ski region
From US $1,625 to US $1,745 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 4 Mar
Late availability on these dates: 25 Feb, 04 Mar
Family winter vacation to Lapland, Finland

Family winter vacation to Lapland, Finland

Cosy family cabins and first class activities
From £995 to £1,255 4 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Magical Adventure in Lapland

Magical Adventure in Lapland

Winter 'Santa free' Lapland adventure for families
From £2,540 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 20 Dec
Family multi activity vacation in Finland with Santa

Family multi activity vacation in Finland with Santa

Winter activities and a visit to Father Christmas
From £1,975 to £2,025 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec
Finland snowshoeing vacation

Finland snowshoeing vacation

Explore this stunning setting of Oulanka National Park
From US $1,705 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar
Late availability on these dates: 04 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar
Kamben cross country skiing in Norway

Kamben cross country skiing in Norway

Beautifully situated on an undulating plateau in central Norway
From US $1,745 to US $1,905 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 11 Mar, 26 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 11 Mar
Northern lights winter vacation, Norway

Northern lights winter vacation, Norway

Discover the Sami heritage and Northern Lights in Norway
From £1,450 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you between mid January and end of March
Husky safari in Finland, tailor made

Husky safari in Finland, tailor made

Tailor made with huskies in true Taiga wilderness
From €1,680 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade and can be arranged to depart between 1st February - 31st March 2018
Snowshoeing vacation in Finland

Snowshoeing vacation in Finland

A great snowshoe tour in the new Hossa National Park.
From €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Mar
2019: 19 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar
Late availability on 3 March and 10 March tours. Book by 28 Feb and get 100 € off.
Ski chalet in the Pyrenees

Ski chalet in the Pyrenees

Catered ski chalet in Bareges, Grand Tourmalet, Pyrenees
From £435 to £595 8 days per person per week
Accommodation
Biggest sale ever, 30% off. Grand Tourmalet catered ski chalet now just £350 per person in February and March: 17th Feb, 24th Feb, 10th Mar, 17th Mar Flights London-Lourdes only £50 return! Excellent snow conditions, what are you waiting for?
Cross country skiing vacation in the Dolomites, Italy

Cross country skiing vacation in the Dolomites, Italy

A famously beautiful range of jagged peaks
From US $1,545 to US $1,825 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar
Family skiing vacation in Pyrenees

Family skiing vacation in Pyrenees

Ski in beautiful Benasque in the Spainish Pyrenees
From £900 to £990 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can depart from January to April and can be tailor made to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Winter cottage holiday in Finnish Lapland

Winter cottage holiday in Finnish Lapland

Log fires, lakeside trails & a range of winter activities
From £1,845 to £2,095 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr
Log cabin holiday in Finland, with activities
From
£995
including UK flights
Memorable parts? I have been to 16 countries and Nellim has become my favorite place so far. The overall experience was amazing. The hotel, the food and the people were the best. I had a lot of fun during every single activities. The guides were very knowledgeable and so helpful. I was so lucky to see the most beautiful northern lights. Nellim is a very beautiful place to visit and I will never forget how happy I was during the trip. Tips? Nothing, because everything is perfect.... (more)Chenlan Wang
Winter tailor-made vacation in Finland
From
£915
including UK flights
Staying in a beautiful and peaceful location and definitely the husky sled ride was such a fantastic experience. Superb, best experience ever! Excellent food, warm and comfortable accommodation and plenty to do. Beautiful area and will be going again. (more)Denise Ghalebi
Excellent. It is a long way from Australia and expensive, but worth it all for such a wonderful experience. (more)Jodie Douglas
All activities of the trip were such memorable and exciting. (more)Fred Wong
Husky safari in Finland
From
£1,995
including UK flights
The stunning views whilst sledding in such silence. The dogs get so excited before you set off and its incredibly noisy but as soon as they go it's silence. (more)Jennifer Atkinson
The most memorable was working with my dog team on a daily basis and sitting around the dinner table with everyone in the evening. (more)John Maurice Bell
Husky sleighing through the stunning winter wonderland . The dogs are incredible - pure respect! Our guide Petra was superb. The scenery was out of this world. Falling off a few too many times just added to the fun! Wow, Wow, Wow ... (more)Toni Sanders
Winter cottage holiday in Finnish Lapland
From
£1,845
including UK flights
The most memorable part of the vacation was arriving in Kitilla to a temperature of -29 degrees and the very strange feeling of the water in your nose freezing! However this did not deter us from dipping into the frozen lake several times during our stay which I definitely recommend. The snowmobile safari was our favourite activity. (more)Caroline Dawson
Seeing northern light above us as soon as we got there. Husky sledding. And everything else. Amazing. Once in a life time trip so good that I'm going back next year. (more)Daniel Lewis
All of it! It was wonderful. We all loved different activities. I enjoyed the reindeer sleigh ride and the husky sledding while my 8 year old preferred the thrill of the snowmobile ride!... However, the scenery for every activity was stunning and definitely the star. (more)Susannah Stewart
Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras
From
£1,495
including UK flights
Fabulous....The spectacular wilderness of Lapland, exciting activities which involved seeing more of that wilderness and interacting with some of the animals. The friendliness and helpfulness of the staff at Northern Lights village, (more)Rosaleen Kirby
So many amazing sifts and experiences. We did everything and more than expected. Northern lights were amazing but so were the night time bonfires under the stars, dog sledding, skidooing, snowshoeing, cross country skiing photos on the bridge by the Russian border... (more)Fiona Kempton
All of it but the aurora was obviously the highlight. (more)Jane Turner
Snowshoeing in the French Alps
From
€1,153
excluding flights
The husky dog sledding, the ice climb, the snowshoeing itself, being out in such a beautiful environment! And our companions too - the other four people in the party were lovely, and we all got on very well together - enough in common to bond yet different enough for good conversation! (more)Angela Dennison
In terms of the most exciting part, it has to be the ice climbing...not part of our original plans but I'm so glad it was suggested. Slow down and enjoy your stay in what really is an undiscovered part of the Alps. (more)Norma Sherratt
Well organized, interesting, hassle free and great fun- the ideal introduction to the activities. (more)Matt Hannah
Northern lights family vacation, tailor made
From
£975
including UK flights
The most exciting part of the trip was snowmobiling! What a fantastic day. The tour was informal, fun and adventurous. What more can you ask for. The setting couldn't have been better. (more)Sarah Chandler
Excellent....We loved all of it - the food, accommodation, tour guides and the northern lights were spectacular. The trip was very well organised and everything came together nicely. We travel a lot and this trip did not disappoint. (more)Penny Salmon
Bavaria holidays, self catering apartments
From
€90
per accommodation per night
Canoeing through the National Park Bayerisch was the most memorable. (more)Alison Hargreaves
This is the perfect place for a walking and cycling retreat. A 5 star vacation indeed! (more)Paul Fellows
The village was very beautiful and the hosts friendly and welcoming. The opportunities to enjoy the natural environment were abundant. We especially loved our walks and bike rides through the forest. (more)Rainey Wikstrom
Northern lights short break, Finland
From
£1,265
including UK flights
The most memorable was snowshoeing on the fell above Luosto in a winter wonderland, leading a team of Huskies and snowmobiling in the dark. An excellent vacation, good accommodation, great activities, wonderful food. (more)Paul Moran
Of course we loved, loved, loved seeing the aurora and the dog sledding was incredible. (more)Adele Weiss
Absolutely wonderful. All the people on site were magnificent - we can't speak more highly enough. We have never been looked after any better on any vacation we have taken. (more)Ray Wiley
Wellbeing vacation in North Iceland
From
£1,100
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? We had a fantastic whale watching trip from Husavik. Saw several grey whales close to our boat. One was very active and actually breached for us! Visit to steaming geothermal area bubbling pools of water and mud and smelling strongly of rotten eggs! Tips? Needed information about transport between international and domestic airports in Reyjavik. Had to use taxi between bus terminal and domestic airport which we were not told about. More information about our... (more)Jeanne Weston
Winter walking & snowshoeing, France
From
£705
excluding flights
Wonderful scenery, great food, best company (more)Michaela Brinkhaus
Having a great variety of walking experiences was wonderful - from full-on snowshoeing to walking over ice and snow with cleats/microspikes on our boots to gazing across from the mountain tops at the Med (more)Angie Polkey
Excellent!!!!! This vacation had so many wonderful moments...each and every moment spent there was memorable (more)Bernadette Russo
Iceland northern lights and snowshoeing vacation
From
£2,290
including domestic flights only
Seeing the Northern Lights and experiencing volcanoes, sulphur springs and outdoor baths. (more)kathy misunas
Fantastic vacation in wonderful scenery. Will definitely go back to the area. (more)Heike Oberg
Northern Lights and dog sledding vacation, Norway
From
£1,495
excluding flights
A knock on the door of our Camp Tamok cabin at 3am. Our guide had spotted Northern Lights activity, so we got out of bed, pulled on our cold weather gear and stumbled out into the snow. Multi-coloured, dancing, amazing skies right above us. (more)Dickie Connell
The most memorable moment was being caught in blizzard, the dogs were amazing! Surpassed expectations the experience was amazing, food was utterly fantastic the people were amazing. We're planning to do another. (more)Fran Brown
Winter adventure in Finland
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£1,925
including UK flights
The husky safari was the most memorable. Excellent trip. (more)Richard Seal
A winter wonderland. Untouched snow for miles. The friendliness of the guides. (more)Dave Hatton
The whole trip was memorable. The staff at the Jeris hotel were wonderful. They made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for them. The hotel was well equipped and staying there was like being a part of a small, close knit community. We would love to go back. The whole experience was everything I dreamed it would be and so much more. (more)Antonia Taylor-Howe
Yukon dog sledding vacation, Canada
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CA $1,328
excluding flights
It was all amazing! Working with the dogs was a highlight of course, they are incredible. But also the way the trip was put together; our guide was fantastic, and the whole ranch team were wonderful and really went out of their way to make things tick. The landscape just takes your breath away and makes you glad to be alive and privileged to be there. (more)Jill Dobbie
Working with the dogs was my favourite part of the trip. I loved meeting all the different dogs and getting to know their different personalities. They are such great workers and I miss them now I am back home. (more)Ali Barned
The dogs are just incredible... athletic, fascinating to watch, and beautiful. Our guide Laird was fantastic as were all the other people at the ranch... I had a fabulous time. Pushed my limits... this has been 'one' of the best vacations I have been on. (more)Helen Weir
Scotland winter hiking vacations
From
£895
excluding flights
Getting up some of the most beautiful mountains in the region, with a great bunch of people. Learning how to do an ice axe arrest whilst sliding down a slope was the best fun! (more)Sarah Daly
The sense of achievement after pushing my boundaries when I climbed out of the Corrie with ice axe and crampons; not being keen on heights - the instructor was so encouraging and supportive that I faced my fears and got on with it! (more)Sue Waton
Learning the techniques including how to walk on ice using Crampons, learning how to navigate in whiteout conditions and recovery procedures after a fall using ice axes. Really good group atmosphere. (more)Matthieu Pinel
Transylvania winter vacation accommodation
From
€49
per person per night
The peaceful ambience was the thing that will stay with me - although there was also so much excitement of course on the tours, new year's eve party etc. For a city dweller it was the perfect way to unwind and 'get away from it all. (more)Tom Cooper-Jones
A really perfect vacation for us. Snow, countryside, interesting history and culture. Lots to see and do. (more)Vanessa Jefferys
Excellent...The stay at the guest house- amazing! The staff were fantastic and nothing was too much trouble at all. The tour guides were outstanding. (more)Margaret Da costa
Tailor made husky safari in Wild Taiga, Finland
From
€1,120
excluding flights
The most memorable moment was the warmth and hospitality of our hosts (and their great home cooked Finnish cuisine), to interacting with the dogs and harnessing them, to the experience of a wood fired sauna beside a frozen lake each evening, this short vacation could not have been better. (more)Matthew Peek
Excellent experience - would have liked to have stayed longer and would go again! (more)Philippa Cawthorne
Spectacular (more)Lloyd Bond
Finland activity vacation and Northern Lights
From
€1,190
excluding flights
The trip to the wilderness cabin was great fun. Really enjoyable to be able to spend the night out there. Chopping wood, fetching water from the well and a traditional wood-fired sauna were all part of the fun. It was a fantastic week. Our guide, Janne, was great. He went the extra mile to adjust things to suit the mix of people on the tour and local conditions. (more)Christopher Lynch
It's hard to choose one memorable moment - I had a lovely time with the small team of ladies and the hospitality from our guide Mika, and our chef Harri was phenomenal! All the activities were great, and the food was delicious. (more)Nita Losoponkul
The husky safari and the general scenery were the most memorable parts of this trip. (more)John Vango
Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden
From
£965
excluding flights
The dog sledding was the most memorable. (more)James Harrison
The glass igloo and the Aurora restaurant was the highlight of the trip. We got to enjoy a few hours of clear night sky and a full moon before the clouds came over, and whilst we didn't get to see the northern lights, it was still fantastic. (more)Jodie Potts
The food, northern lights and the moose sightings, also the friendly and most hosptialable reception from all the staff. And oh the accommodation, so warm, clean and stylish with amazing views. (more)Karen Gibson
Winter family vacation in Slovakia, High Tatras
From
€775
excluding flights
Zeleno Pleso hut was very special, the setting was out of this world, I thought I was dreaming! (more)Ilze Henderson
Dog sledding and the hike up to the hut were very exciting activities but I would say that all organised activities were great. We all throughly enjoyed it! I really rate our guide Dana. She looked after us very well, and helped with every detail! I will miss her! (more)Alicia Moreno
The whole thing was excellent. My children loved learning to ski and the dog sledding, but I think my favorite was the winter walk on New Years day. (more)Paula Stevens
Carpathian Mountains snowshoeing vacation, Romania
From
€966
excluding flights
Scenery - simply stunning. The weather was kind to us and we got bright sharp days of sun and snow to see the mountains and forests. Staying with local people and enjoying their hospitality in some simple but homely settings. We even used a local's horse drawn sledge to get part way to the next village. (more)Ian Papworth
Beautiful views and guide (more)James Masterson
Northern Lights luxury short break, Norway
From
£1,299
excluding flights
Very good....Swishing through the forest in a blizzard with head torches in the dark on the back of a speeding dog sled. (more)Anne Blagden
Every day was memorable but husky dog sledding was most exciting. (more)Sue McGahan
My vacation was perfect, I really enjoyed it...The most memorable thing of the vacation was the location. The lodge was a perfect place to stay indoors, and also the perfect place to enjoy the nature. (more)Marta Bindi
Winter activity vacation in the French Alps
From
€546
excluding flights
The young people Sam and Rachel achieved confidence respectively in snowboarding and downhill skiing in a small quiet resort at Ancelle for the first three days...Successful as a way of satisfying all ages and giving the family precious time to be on our own without the pressures of work and university. (more)Rosemary Rayner
The most memorable part was snow shoeing on a beautiful sunny Christmas Day and completing our first Via Ferrata. (more)Lynn Clunie
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