Hiking

The region offers great possibilities for hiking, and there are hundreds of kilometres of marked hiking trails on offer. All levels of fitness and age can be catered for from easy treks to forest trails to challenging narrow paths on the hills. Most trails have planks in the more moist parts. Some trails are accessible by wheelchair.

Services

Finnish border hiking tour

Upitrek

Summer best seller! A guided hut-to-hut hiking tour in the wilderness right beside the Finnish eastern border. Guaranteed departures - ideal for solo travelers - weekly in July-August.

Price / person

920 €

On bear s track hike

Taiga Spirit, nature and wildlife experiences

During a nature walk of 2-3 hours in the Finnish taiga, you will discover with a professional nature guide the secrets and tracks of European brown bear.

Price / person

45 €

Hike from the Kalevala Hotel

Taiga Spirit, nature and wildlife experiences

A relaxing small hiking tour starting from the Kalevala Hotel and continuing through pine forest, Harakkasuo peat bog and Harakkasaari island.

Price / person

65-40 €

A glimpse of wilderness, hiking in the Hiidenportti National Park

Vuokatti Safaris

Come and see the great nature of Hiidenportti National Park. The canyons of Hiidenportti alone are an impressive sight but you will be also astonished by shady spruce forests and flowery meadows.

Price / person

79 €

Yoga for Hikers

JOOGATAIVAL

Yoga suits perfectly to take care of your body and mind before and after a hike to the nature or why not on the way as well. Your path will be lighter and easier after a yoga class. Also your muscles and body will recover faster after a hike if you take a yoga class where you surrender to deep yoga stretches.

Price / person

15 €