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Arctic Expedition

Kattilantie 424, Nuuksio National Park, Espoo, Finland
+358 40 5116052
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Husky dog sledding - WOW!

Had a brilliant experience thanks to Tapio and his beautiful dogs. A great atmosphere full of... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Emu7
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Amazing experience

What a superb time we had with Tapio the musher and his 15 huskies. From being picked up from the... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
colinheaney
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Richmond, United Kingdom
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You are welcome to experience the true soul of Finland only about 40 minutes away from Helsinki, in Nuuksio National Park, near the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia. The warmth of fire, speed and excitement with your new furry husky sled dog friends, on the beatiful lake landscape. Just waiting for you, your friends, family or colleagues to enjoy. You don’t need to be an Arctic explorer to visit us. Just come as you are and spend some delightful and exciting moments with us. Meet our friendly Siberian huskies which love your hugs, learn about our arctic dogs and -way of life and raise your adrenaline in a fast sled dog ride with a dog cart or a dog sled. Warm refreshments are available in most of our products. Welcome to Nuuksio, Espoo - and enjoy the Arctic Expedition with all of us! Tapio Mansikkaniemi Head musher
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kattilantie 424, Nuuksio National Park, Espoo, Finland
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Had a brilliant experience thanks to Tapio and his beautiful dogs. A great atmosphere full of friendliness and fun - my friends weren't interested, so went on my own but Tapio was very relaxed and friendly. I would recommend this experience to everyone - it...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

What a superb time we had with Tapio the musher and his 15 huskies. From being picked up from the bus stop to the end he made it interesting and great fun .The dogs were super friendly and amazing. I recommend the 3hour excursion as...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We booked the 3 hours dog sledding in Nuuksio national park. We have been 4 guests and every couple got its own sledge each pulled by 8 excited Huskies. After an intense get-to-know with the dogs we got a quick instruction how to ride the...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

During a recent visit to Finland, I visited Arctic Expeditions as a day trip from Helsinki. It is really easy to get to, approximately 30 min train journey from Helsinki central station to Espoo. Followed by a short bus ride on 245 (stance 32 next...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Artic expedition carried out a husky sleigh ride we booked via anther agency, providing us also with the transport to the national park. We started early in the morning by getting everything set up. Our guide and musher Tapio advised us how to give him...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We were able to book a reservation for two people to see and feed the reindeer. The guide was informative, pleasant and we thoroughly enjoyed an hour watching the reindeer. The TEePee is used for meals during holiday season and there are rooms to rent...More

Thank Anna D
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Reviewed 13 February 2014

We were treated to this day by friends and had a wonderful time. It was booked via Sea and Mountain Adventures. The day started with racing huskies around a meadow on racing sleds as the lake was too wet for the dogs. An hour later,...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2014

This was recommended by the local tourist information centre. The company is run by Tapio who has been doing this sort of thing for 15 years. We arrived at the base station in Nuuksio National Park and then were ferried to the meadow where the...More

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