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Tour Operator: Apukka Resort Travel method:   Other / Non-Travel Region / Starts from: Lapland - Rovaniemi

Apukka Husky Adventure

Ready to guide your own team of sledding dogs? Allow the adorable huskies of Apukka to take you on an unforgettable journey, weaving through the snow-filled Arctic landscapes.

Quick facts

  • Available: Daily at 10:00, 12:00 and 14:00
  • Total duration: 2 hours
  • Type: Self-driving husky tour
  • Cancellation policy: Full refund for cancellations made up to 24 hours before the tour

Prices & extras

  • Adult 179€
  • Child 139€ (4-14 yo)
  • Infant 0€ (0-3 yo)

Tour description

Calling all dog enthusiasts! This tour is a must for you. Huskies, cherished residents of the North, eagerly await your visit, and you’ll quickly understand their popularity. Pet them, pose for photos, and hear stories about their lives. Born to run, these sled dogs showcase their prowess on our 7-10 km safari, offering an exhilarating firsthand experience. After receiving guidance from our seasoned mushers, it’s time for you to take the reins and drive the team of huskies towing the sled. This adventure allows you to fully embrace the spirit of the Arctic!

What’s included?

  • Winter clothing (thermal overall, thermal boots, woolen socks, mittens, balaclava)
  • Transfers (if needed, from Rovaniemi city center or Santa Claus Village to Apukka Resort and back)
  • Hot drink
  • Husky petting
  • 7-10 km husky ride

Please note

Our guides have the discretion to allocate individuals to each sleigh, ensuring an even load for every dog team.

It's important to note that our guides do not serve as sled drivers; therefore, participants should have sufficient physical fitness and body control to fully enjoy the experience of being mushers.

Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 24 hours before the start of the tour to receive a full refund by sending an email to our sales team at Please see full terms and conditions here:

How do I get to the activity?

If you stay at Apukka Resort:
- Arrive at the meeting point 10 min. before the start of the activity.

If you need transportation:
- The price of the activity includes transfers to and from Apukka Resort with our shuttle bus.
- The bus stops are located at Rovaniemi city center (Korkalonkatu 36, Rovaniemi) and Santa Claus Village’s bus stop, situated by the main road (Road E75).
- Choose the pick-up point during the booking process.
- You will receive an email with the pick-up details.
- Please be at the bus stop at least 10 minutes before the given departure time.
- The transfer won’t wait, so punctuality is essential!
- If you’re late for the transfer, the tour won’t be refunded.

If you arrive by car:
- You can park your car in Apukka’s parking lot (Tutkijantie 28, Rovaniemi).
- Arrive at least 20 min before the activity starts.
- Pick up your winter gear from the Apukka Adventures dressing room.
- Wait at the meeting point until the tour begins.

Why choose Apukka Adventures?

Our nature-based activities occur near Apukka Resort, situated in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland. It's just a 20-minute drive from the city, 15 minutes from the airport, and 10 minutes from Santa Claus Village. Set against the backdrop of private land in the heart of pristine Arctic wilderness, our tours offer an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Best price guarantee
No hidden costs
100% Refund if cancelled more than 24h before experience departure time. If the reservation is cancelled or modified less than 24h before activity start time, the total price of the reservation will be charged. The same applies to cases of no-shows.
Meeting point
Tutkijantie 28, Rovaniemi, 96900, RVN
Important information

The dogs has limits to what they can pull. This means we might have to adapt seating arrangements to the capabilities of the dogs.

One husky team can handle 2 adults and 2 children per sled. One adult will drive the sled, the other one can sit with the children. Halfway through the tour you can change drivers.

If the size, weight or amount of the participants in a group exceed the capacity of the team, we will offer to have the older children or adults join the guides sled or cart.