The Lapland Connection / Fell Guide Martti Niskanen

Martti Niskanen, with over 30 years of professional experience as a nature guide, welcomes you to Kilpisjärvi!

Safaris & Tours by the Lapland Connection are a collection of the most popular outdoor activities, available to individual travellers and small groups year round.

Safaris & Tours in Winter

  • Border Safari:  a snowmobile trip to the Three-Country Cairn where Norway, Sweden and Finland meet
  • Conquering Halti Fell: a full-day snowmobile excursion through uninhabited wilderness to the highest peak in Finland
  • Husky Sled Ride: a unique chance to drive a team of Siberian huskies across the frozen Lake Kilpisjärvi
  • Searching for Northern Lights – need we say more?
  • Snowshoe Trek: enjoying the purest of air, the silence of nature and amazing landscapes
  • Winter Fishing Trip:  learning the secrets of ice fishing and feasting on a picnic served by open fire

Safaris & Tours in Summer and Autumn

  • Fishing Trip on Lake Kilpisjärvi: you don't have to know the first thing about fishing to appreciate this panoramic tour
  • Rafting and Fishing on River Könkämäeno: avid fishermen love this trip while those who prefer to skip the fishing part are delighted with the boat ride on the border river between Finland and Sweden
  • Mountain Biking: a scenic tour featuring a bit of history, a good deal of exercise and a tasty picnic by camp fire in the midst of nature
  • Autumn Nature Trip: a scenic trek in the company of a friendly Siberian husky

Descriptions and price information of these tours and other services – such as private guiding and car relocation –  offered by the Lapland Connection are found on the company's website. Assistance in planning and booking your activities is available in French, German and Swedish as well as in English.