Tulppio has its’ name in Finnish forest history. Tulppio was the scene of the first mechanised logging areas in Finland. In the beginning of 20th centyry the local forest director, Hugo Sandberg, ordered two steam trains from America. They were taken in parts from Rovaniemi to Tulppio (300 km!). One of the trains is still left in Tulppio as a reminder of the forest history. In Tulppio situates also the legendary restaurant called Tulppion Tisko.
1st day: Arrival to Kuusamo airport and transport to Salla. check-in at the Spa Hotel Revontuli and dinner.
2nd day: Breakfast. Transport to Kola Extreme’s premises where delivery of the equipment and packing of the snowmobiles. Before the start we will have a driving lesson. The safari heads towards north. During the way we will have cross country lunch by fire. In the evening arrival to Tulppio where accommodation, sauna and dinner. Daily driving distance is about 150 km.
3rd day: Breakfast. Before heading back to Salla a visit to Samperi’s steam train. This time we drive back to Salla through Savukoski where we will have lunch break. Accommodation in Salla at Spa Hotel Revontuli. In the evening dinner at the hotel’s restaurant. Daily driving distance is about 180 km.
4th day: Breakfast. T ransport to Kuusamo airport.
Price : Contact Kola Extreme Safaris
PRICE INCLUDES: Snowmobile rent with fuel, complete driving equipment (warm overall, helmet, cap under the helmet, boots, gloves), accommodation and meals as in the programme, snowmobile insurance (the excess in case of a snowmobile damage 900 €), guide service.
GROUP SIZE: min. 4 persons
Safari depended on snow conditions.
Kola Extreme Safaris reserves the right for changes.