Bear

The Brown Bear (Ursus Arctos) - the national symbol of Finland – is the largest carnivore in Europe. Eastern Finland is home to a large amount of brown bears.

Bear watching and photography trips are organized in the Wild Taiga area from April to September. On the overnight trips you can stay in a hide, giving you a better chance of seeing a bear visiting carcass laid down especially for them. Bear watching trips are organized for individuals and groups alike.

Services

Night in a bear / wolverine hide

Taiga Spirit, nature and wildlife experiences

Meeting the European brown bear or wolverine in their natural environment, the wild taiga, is an unforgettable experience and of course for the photography enthusiastic an opportunity to take the shot of a lifetime from the comfort and safety of our specially designed hides.

Price / person

130 €

Evening bear excursion

Martinselkonen Wilds Centre

Martinselkonen Wilds Centre is located in peaceful surroundings next to Russian border in Suomussalmi. It is one of the best places in Finland to see and photograph Brown Bears in its natural habitation.

Price / person

80 €

Bears in autumn colors

Boreal Wildlife Centre

Take pictures of bears, beautiful autumn colors in background. Good chance to see also wolf and wolverine.

Price / person

80 €

Bears in Martinselkonen

Martinselkonen Wilds Centre

Martinselkonen Wilds Centre is one of the best places in Finland to see brown bears in its natural environment. See and photograph the bears from safe wooden hide, accompanied with professional nature guide.

Price / person

145 €

The Bears and the Winter War

Arola farm

A guided tour to the village Ruhtinansalmi and Juntusranta battle sites and bear watching safari:more info www.finland-product-manual.com/fitgit-s-step-back-in-time-winter-war-tour.html

Price / person

260 €

Bear watching safari

Arola farm

This is your chance to see and photograph the most famous inhabitants of the Wild Taiga region, the majestic Wild Brown Bear.

Price / person

80 €

2 night bear trip

Arola farm

This is your chance to see the most famous inhabitants of the Wild Taiga region, the majestic Wild Brown Bear.

Price / person

210 €

On bear s track 24H

Taiga Spirit, nature and wildlife experiences

During a interpretative walk of 2 - 3h and a night in confortable hide in the Finnish taiga, you will discover with the professional nature guide the secrets and tracks of the brown bear and watch his mammal from the hide.

Price / person

160 €

Experience Finnish wilderness - Bear watching evening from Vuokatti

Vuokatti Safaris

Welcome to Finnish wilderness where you can experience Europes’ largest carnivore in the nature!

Price / person

175 €

Wild Brown Bear Adventure

Hotel Kalevala

Meeting the ‘Wild Brown Bear’ in its natural environment, the Wild Taiga, is an unforgettable experience and of course for photography enthusiasts an opportunity to take the shot of a lifetime from the comfort and safety of our specially designed Bear hides.

Price / person

500 €