Snowmobile safari to the private forest Kota in Ylläs

A snowmobile safari into the handsome wilds of Lapland surrounding Ylläs.

Traversing forests, frozen wetlands and glistening snowscapes, we head for our private Lappish kota shelter and the welcome warmth of the open fire.


149€ / person, 2 per snowmobile
Evening safari 159€ / person, 2 per snowmobile


4 -4,5 hours


4 adults or minimum charge 596€, evening safari 636€.

Weekly programmes minimum is 2 adults or minimum charge 298€, evening safari 318€.

Our guide will give you all the necessary clothing, equipment and tuition for riding the snowmobile, after which we ride to our private Lappish kota shelter. This snowmobile safari brings you in direct contact with Lapland’s handsome nature in the nearby Ylläs snowscapes. At the Lappish kota, our guide will show participants how to make feather sticks to light the fire for preparing a sooty pot coffee. In a Lappish kota shelter we will also enjoy delicious cold-smoked reindeer meat flatbread wraps and bun. Our return to civilisation is welcomed by the grand Yllästunturi fell highlands and in the evening, you could be lucky enough to experience the marvel of the Northern Lights shining in the Arctic sky. Duration of this safari is app. 4 - 4,5 hours including transfers and driving kilometers is app. 30km. 

We provide personal service and small groups!


149€ / person, 2 persons / 1 snowmobile, evening safari 159€ / person,  2 persons / 1 snowmobile.
199€ / person, 1 person / snowmobile,  evening safari 209€ / person,  1 persons / snowmobile
74,50€ per child 4 - 12-years in sleigh, evening safari 79,50€.

Minimum charge 596€, evening safari 636€.
In weekly programmes minimum charge is 298€/safari. Evening safari minimum charge is 318€.


App. 4 - 4,5 hours.

Minimum group size

Minimum group size of this safari is 4 adults or minimum charge 596€, evening safari 636€. In weekly programmes 2 adults or minimum charge is 298€/safari. Evening safari minimum charge is 318€.

Price includes

Transportations from / to accommodation in Ylläs area (Äkäslompo and Ylläsjärvi villages), use of snowmobile,  equipments (winter overall, shoes, gloves, balaclava and helmet), guidance service in English and in Finnish, insurance, coffee / tea, local berry juice, cold-smoked reindeer meat flatbread wraps and bun.

Things worth knowing about snowmobile safaris

  • Snowmobile safari rates include: return transfers within the Ylläs district, snowmobiling gear, fuel, guidance services, third party and comprehensive insurance (excess (personal liability) in case of accident is max. 1000 €).
  • The minimum age for riding a snowmobile is 18 years. The rider must possess  a driver’s licence valid in Finland and this licence must be carried at all times when riding the snowmobile!
  • Remember, that driving a snowmobile has a same risks as driving any other motor vehicle. In case of accident, you might get hurt!
  • The drink driving rules are the same as for cars: Don’t drink and drive!
  • For your own safety, please take any possible necessary medications with you on the safari (asthma inhalers, insulin, heart medicines, etc.).
  • We do not recommend participating on a snowmobile safari if you are pregnant.
  • Cancellations of advance orders must be made no later than 48 hours prior to the commencement of the programme, otherwise the full price of the booking will be charged.


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