TRADITIONAL EXPERIENCE

Arctic River Fishing Tour

Finland, Rovaniemi

Traditional experience hosted by Nordic Unique Travels

09:00 UTC
Private:
From 2 to 10 guests
Hosted in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

What you'll do?

Experience the local’s favorite Finnish leisure activity! Become a true Arctic fisherman and test your fishing skills from the arctic riverbank. The rivers supply plenty of fish, with over 20 different species to catch from.

Description

Departure:  9:00 – 16:00

Duration: 4-5 hours

Your destination for the fishing adventure is located 30 to 40 km away from the Rovaniemi city, where the refreshing river water runs through primeval Lappish forests. Enjoy the charming and relaxing atmosphere while you wait for fish to bite. There are plenty of fish in the river, with more than 20 species. Fishing enthusiasts can often catch perch, grayling, pike, trout, rainbow trout and white fish here.

After the fishing, you will be served with grilled salmon on the open fire, as well as a steaming blueberry tea. If you catch a big fish, you can also enjoy the barbecue with your own fish.

What’s included?

  • Departure: 9:00 – 16:00
  • Guide in English (other languages available on request: Dutch, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Chinese)
  •  Pick-up/drop-off to your hotel/accommodation within a 20 km radius of Rovaniemi city center
  • Fishing equipment
  • Wild campfire grilled Arctic salmon
  • Wild fishing license

Please note

  • At least 4 people are required for this tour to take place on Sunday
  • At least 2 people are required for this tour to take place
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • Please be ready and wait in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time
  • Infant under 4 is complimentary
  • Product may be cancelled or rescheduled if the group size is smaller than 2 persons.

The meeting place will be at the Nordic Unique Travels Safari Office, 29 Maakuntakatu, Rovaniemi 96200

Note: Pick-up starts 30 minute(s) before departure.

We offer pick-up to the following places for this experience:

  • Apukka resort (50 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Arctic City Hotel
  • Arctic City Hotel (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Arctic Light Hotel
  • Arctic Light Hotel (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Arctic TreeHouse Hotel
  • Arctic TreeHouse Hotel (35 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Guesthouse Borealis (15 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • HAAWE Boutique Apart Hotel
  • Holiday House Lapland (30 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hostel Café Koti (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hostel Ibedcity (35 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hostel Rudolf (20 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hotel Aakenus (20 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hotel Santa Claus (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hotel Scandic Rovaniemi (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Hotelli Aakenus
  • Kotareitti (25 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Lapland Hotel Ounasvaara Chalets (30 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara (30 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Lapland Hotels Sky Ounasvaara
  • Lomavekarit (35 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Lumimaa – Snowland
  • Motelli Rovaniemi (40 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Napapiirin Saarituvat (35 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Nova Skyland Hotel (40 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,Rovaniemi
  • Ounasvaara Lakituvat Chalets (30 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Rovaniemi Airport
  • Rovaniemi Airport
  • Santa Claus Holiday Village
  • Santa Claus Holiday Village (40 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Santa’s Hotel Santa Claus
  • Santa’s Igloos Arctic Circle (40 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • SantaSport (25 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Scandic Pohjanhovi
  • Scandic Pohjanhovi (Meeting at the safari office 5 minutes before the tour starting time)
  • Scandic Polar
  • Scandic Rovaniemi City
  • Snowman World (40 minutes before the tour starting time

Nordic Unique Travels's commitment to safety

This host committed to Sonema COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practicing good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.