Arctic overnight survival workshop
Activities

Arctic overnight survival workshop

Language: English , Finnish
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 20 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn the basic theoretical surviving skills
  • Build your own quinzee out in the snow
  • Enjoy some delicious nutritious meals
  • Spend the night in a snow shelter
What to expect

Start your survival adventure with a theoretical workshop where your guide will explain you the survival techniques you need in the arctic. You will learn the most important products you need and the different materials and sustainability. To give you a break you can enjoy a delicious light nutritious meal after the workshop.

Head outside and here your instructor will show you how to build your own quinzee. This traditional snow shelter is an important skill you need to survive in the arctic. After the show you have to build your own quinzee. Make sure you make it well as you will have to spend the night in your quinzee. After the building you will be rewarded with another delicious meal. In the morning you will receive your last meal before you will head back to civilization.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • Theory introduction to arctic nature and survival
    • Guiding and storytelling by an English and Finnish speaking guide
    • Quinzee building
    • All meals, snacks and warm drinks
    What's not included
    • Transfer to the meeting point, available at an extra charge
    Reduced price

    Where
    • Kultakeronkatu 21, Pyhätunturi 98530, FI
    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the Pyhätunturi hotel reception.

    What to remember
    • Please wear warm winter clothing including warm boots, hat, gloves or mittens
    • Physical difficulty level is moderate, you might need a basic fitness level
    • There is a warm back building nearby the camping spot in case of emergency
    • In the morning all participants will receive an individual interview to make sure everyone is fine after the night out in the snow
    • A vegetarian meal is available, please contact local supplier at least 48 hours before the event. You will find the contact information in the voucher after booking
    • Pick-up from Luosto is available at extra charge, please confirm the pick-up time (and place) directly with the local operator at least 48 hours before the event
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    When
    • Daily at 1.00pm
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    Provider
    Bliss Adventure
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 50% refund if you cancel up to 14 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 7 days before, you can still receive a 90% refund.

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