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Snowmobiling to reindeer farm / monday

After dressing up warmly for the safari and a short driving school we drive on snowmobiles to meet a reindeer herder. At his reindeer farm we will apart meeting his reindeers learn how to drive a reindeer!
Everyone who passes the test will be given an international reindeer driving license.
By open fire we’ll invited to his old cottage for cup of coffee and Lappish bakery. Satu, the reindeer farmer’s wife will tell us about reindeer herding and Sami culture.

• Mondays. Extra safari on WED 3.1.2019
• departure: at 9:40 AM
• duration: 3-3,5 hours
• minimum: 2 persons

Price

• 155 € / person (2 people/snowmobile) - ATT! If pareless client, you have to pay single-driving price
• 185 € / person (1 person/snowmobile)
• 100 € / person (sitting in the sleigh)
• children 4-12 years -50%
• children under 4 years free of charge
Attention: child discount entitles the child to a place in a sleigh pulled by a snowmobile - under 8 yrs old children must be accompanied by adult

Price includes

• pick-up from accommodation in Saariselkä village approx. 9.40 AM and return after safari
• thermal clothing as described
• driving by snowmobile
• reindeer driving & visit to farm and short info of Sami culture
• guidance in English and Finnish
• gasoline
• coffee break as described
• third party motor insurance: The driver of the snowmobile has to be at least 15 years of age with a valid driving licence (own liability max 800 € in accident)

Attention: pick-up NOT included in Kakslauttanen - Kiilopää area (meeting point at safari office in address Saariseläntie 7)

GENERAL TERMS

• snowmobile safaris are subject to change due to weather conditions
• prepaid safaris will not be refunded
• the driver of the snowmobile is held liable for damages caused to the vehicle
• snowmobiles are insured as required by The Finnish Traffic Insurance Act. This insurance covers medical care for injuries to the driver and the passenger arising from accidents.
• Please see more regulatios in this link: Foreign driving licence in Finland
Personal injuries and damages to third parties are fully covered according to The Finnish Traffic Insurance Act.
Snowmobile safari participants are held liable for damages caused to snowmobiles hired to them. The personal liability (excess) is a maximum of 800 € per snowmobile and per accident.

We reserve the right to change the routing and duration of all excursions or cancel trips if necessary according to the prevailing weather and snow conditions, or if recommended for the safety and comfort of the participants.

Bookings

• a binding booking and payment previous day by 4 PM
• closer than 3 days, please contact Saariselkä Booking
Attention
When booking online, please inform the following details on "Message to the booking":
• age of child
• name of accommodation in Saariselkä village
• full address for accommodation in Saariselkä (pick-up place)
• inform if you go straight to safarioffice (assume if accommodation not informed)
Producer: Top Safaris Oy, y-1107961-5.
Winter 2018-2019, updated 04/18. We reserve the right to make changes.