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Itinerary
Your guide will meet you at your hotel and drive you to the snowmobile center with a car or minivan. When you arrive you will be provided with a warm snowsuit, boots, gloves, balaclava and helmet. A short safety briefing and driving instructions is then given to you. You will set off in a convoy led by the guide.

On the snowmobile adventure you will experience the beautiful frozen archipelago. At this longer snowmobile tour you will visit a view tower in the outer archipelago and drive up a river in the inner archipelago. You will make several stops during the tour and the guide will explain to you about living in the archipelago. You will meet a local fisherman who takes up his fishing nets under the ice. At an island you will make a longer break and enjoy lunch cooked over open fire and warm drinks. During the lunch break you have a chance to try snowshoe walking, kick sleds or ice fishing. 

After the break you will continue your adventure back to the snowmobile center. At the snowmobile center you can try ice floating with our survival suits if you dare. If you want to stay longer and go to the sauna afterwards including swimming in the frozen sea this can be arranged for an extra fee. This experience will give you a memory for life. After the snowmobile tour your guide will drive you back to your hotel.
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Overview
Exploring Helsinki’s archipelago is usually done by ferry, but services are limited in winter when the sea freezes. With this half-day tour from Helsinki, ride a 2-person snowmobile over the snow to islets and bays. See how locals fish under the ice; try snowshoe walking, kick sleds, ice fishing, and ice floating; and enjoy a campfire-cooked lunch. Pay extra for a solo snowmobile or for a sauna after sea swimming.
Highlights
  • Explore Helsink’s archipelago by 2-person snowmobile from Helsinki
  • Guided snowmobile trek around the shores and islets: impossible to do alone
  • Enjoy snowshoes, kick sleds, ice fishing and floating, and campfire lunch
  • Equipment included, with option to pay extra for solo snowmobile and a sauna
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Reviewed 26 February 2018
Unforgettable day!

In the beginning I thought it was going to be a short bike ride but it was so much more. The guide who took us on route was a really experienced man and also very funny, we had a few stops along the way and...More

1  Thank Gregorio_Moya
Reviewed 25 February 2018
This is a must if you go through Helsinki in winter

I was not at all sure what to expect. However this turned out to be the best part of my trip to Helsinki. This was exactly what it was advertised as; a "safari" of a beautiful snow covered landscape. The staff (Kenneth, Hendrik & Anders)...More

Thank bsk91750
Reviewed 20 February 2018
Amazing!!

Can't recommend this experience enough! Kenneth and Anders were amazing guides, so welcoming and fun. So much more than just a snowmobiling experience. 5 stars is not a high enough rating! Thanks again and see you guys in Jersey.

1  Thank trn0rman
Reviewed 19 February 2018
Exciting tour, breathtaking scenery.

Definitely worth the time and money. All the necessary clothing are provided to keep you warm and cozy. Lunch was good & the scenery is unique and breathtaking. The tour guides are attentive and knowledgeable. Not to be missed.

1  Thank Rashidah_AR
Reviewed 14 February 2018
Great trip

We really enjoyed our trip to the archipelago with Burnout. The people were all very friendly and helpful - making the snowmobile driving feel easy, safe and fun. The scenery was beautiful, even though it was a grey day. It was ineresting seeing the ice...More

1  Thank Mark H
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