Are you looking for an unforgettable experience? Do you want to enjoy the true beauty of the archipelago and its nature or do you see the driving itself as the main purpose for the safari? Whatever is your reason there will be something here for you! Bring some friends, family or work colleagues and come on a snowmobile safari with us!
Experience the snowy woods and the frozen Gulf of Finland. Our experienced guides will lead you to the amazing winter wonderland. Snowmobiling is a fun way to explore Helsinki and Sipoo archipelago during winter.
The snowmobile tour covers an easy and beautiful route around nearby forest trails and frozen sea. No previous experience needed, all driving- and safety instructions will be provided by our professional guides before start. You don´t need a drivers licence to go on a tour with us. Under 15 years old persons can join as passengers.
The snowmobile safaris always include a break at one of the islands when you can relax and enjoy lunch/snacks and hot drinks by the campfire.
You will be equipped with the latest models of environment friendly powerful snowmobiles and warm clothing e.g. warm overalls, boots, gloves, balaclavas and helmets. We use Yamaha Venture Lite snowmobiles during our safaris.
The snowmobile tours are arranged in Sipoo and Helsinki archipelago. Our snowmobile base is situated approx. 30 km east of Helsinki downtown, a 25 minute drive by car.
We also arrange snowmobile tours for private groups. Of course for our private groups the set-up can then always be modified, with own schedules and durations, tailor made routes depending on the group´s schedule, perhaps including meals, sauna, hot pool, add-on activities even accommodations and conference arrangements at Norrkulla island.
Snowmobile safaris availibility is depending on the ice and snow condition but usually from the beginning of January until mid-April. We will make adjustments to the booking calendar as soon as we know when the season starts.
Longer snowmobile tours also availible upon request. We organise snowmobile tours everyday during the season.
Snowmobile tour in Helsinki archipelago
This experience is Covid-19 safe! We only drive in small groups with a proper safety distance between snowmobiles. You will wear a helmet with a face shield and a balaclava. There can’t be a more Corona safe activity than this!
Our guide will meet you at Helsinki Cathedral/ Senate Square and drive you to the snowmobile centre with a car or minivan. When you arrive you will be provided with a warm snowsuit, boots, gloves, balaclava and helmet. (Due to coronavirus the pickup service not operating 2021, you have to find your own transport to the snowmobile base. ) Be there at 09:30!
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 with your attentive local guides. You will make several stops during the tour and the guide will explain to you about living in the archipelago.
At an island you will make a longer break and enjoy a Finnish BBQ lunch and warm drinks. During the lunch break you have a chance to try ice fishing and kick sleds. After the break you will continue your adventure back to the snowmobile center. This experience will give you a memory for life. After the snowmobile tour your guide will drive you back to your hotel.
Two adults ride on one snowmobile, or you can upgrade if you want one to yourself. Driving a snowmobile is easy and fun!
Time spent out on the snowmobile tour approximately 2,5 hours, one hour for reserved for transfers and 30 minutes to dress and safety briefing.
Duration: approx. 4 hours including transfers Number of persons: 1-20 Price starting from 190€/person + 10% VAT if you share a snowmobile with another person.
Snowmobile tour for groups
For corporate or other groups we can organise private snowmobile tours with extra activities, meetings, accommodation, dinner and sauna. We can organise longer whole day safaris with lunch or dinner in a Villa on an island and snowmobile tours including meetings, accommodation and so forth.
Extra activities to choose from:
- Ice carving competition
- Outdoor curling
- Axe throwing
- Survival-suite floating
- Hovercraft ride
We usually start our tours from our snowmobile center in Sipoo, but we are also able to move our snowmobiles to other locations. Send us an e-mail or call us to learn more about the possibilities.
2-day private snowmobile tour in the archipelago
Are you looking for an unforgettable experience? Do you want to enjoy the true beauty of the archipelago and its nature or do you see the driving itself as the main purpose for the safari? Whatever is your reason there will be something here for you! Bring some friends, family or work colleagues and come on a long safari with us!
Day 1 Your guide will meet you at your hotel and drive you to the snowmobile centre with a car or minivan. When you arrive you will be provided with a warm snowsuit, boots, gloves, balaclava and helmet. A safety briefing and driving instructions is then given to you. You will set off in a convoy led by the guide.
You will make several stops during the tour and the guide will explain to you about living in the archipelago. At an island we will make a longer break and enjoy lunch cooked over open fire and hot drinks. The Safari route will takes you through some of the most beautiful parts of the southern archipelago. You will also visit a view tower at an island and use kick sleds on the way there.
After the stop at the view tower it is time to get back on the snowmobiles. The tour continues to the inner archipelago where we have a coffee break at a summer cottage. After the break we drive to your cabin at Norrkulla Island.
A relaxing evening in a cosy cabin on an island winds down the first safari day. A tasty dinner, drinks, sauna, listening to the silence outside. Take a walk in the moonlight or relax by the fire. You stay overnight in a shared accommodation in the cabin.
Day 2 After a good breakfast it is time to get back on the snowmobiles. Today we drive around in the archipelago visiting a fisherman taking up the nets under the ice. You will also have time to try ice fishing on your own. You will eat lunch at a local restaurant from where the tour continues back to the snowmobile base. You will then be driven back to your hotel or the airport. This experience will give you a memory for life.
Duration: 24-28 hours Minimum 4 persons
Snowmobile sleigh ride, archipelago sightseeing and fishing tour
Experience the snowy woods and the frozen Gulf of Finland from a snowmobile sleigh. Experienced guides will lead you to the amazing winter wonderland. The snowmobile sleigh tour covers a beautiful route around the coastline of the frozen sea. During the tour you make a lot of stops and the guide tells you about the life in the archipelago. You can try fishing with nets under the ice as well as traditional ice fishing during the tour. You will also have a chance to try snowshoe walking on one of the hundred islands. Kick sleds are also used during the tour. At one of the many islands you will have a break when you can relax and enjoy lunch and hot drinks by the campfire.
Duration: 2 hours Price: 85 €/person + 10% VAT (Price based on 10 person group size) Number of persons: 4-10
You can book your tour directly from the booking calendar above or if you have special requests or a big group please send us an e-mail.
Snowmobile Safari Park (Katrineholmintie 96, Sipoo)
We use Yamaha Venture Lite 2013 snowmobiles during our snowmobile tours. The Snowmobiles have a 500cc 4-stroke sport performance engine. These snowmobiles are specially made for safaris and are equipped with fully automatic engines, which make them nice and easy to drive. Though powerful, they are environmental friendly due to low fuel consumption.