From Herding Reindeer To A Northern Lights Weekend Break – Taber Holidays Launches 2012/13 Winter ProgrammeJuly 24, 2012
Ever wanted to spend the day as a reindeer herder? How about flying off for a weekend to chase the Northern Lights by snowmobile and husky sledge? For the ultimate thrill-seeking adventure, why not take a three-day snowmobile expedition through the heart of Finnish Lapland? All of this is now possible with specialist tour operator to Scandinavia, Taber Holidays, who have launched their winter 2012/13 programme packed with exciting new destinations and tours.
Finland – ‘White Footprint’ – From £1885pp –Based in Mounio, this six-night activity tour is an exciting exploration of Finnish Lapland. It features a day spent as a reindeer herder where guests can learn how to catch these magnificent creatures with a Lappish Lasso and test their reindeer driving skills on a sled drive through the snow-covered forest. Also included is a two-day husky safari with a night in a wilderness hut, and a full-day snowmobile tour. The snowmobiles used are specially fitted with fuel economic engines omitting a third of the emissions as compared to other twostroke engines. Plus for every holiday booked, a donation of 50 Euros is made to save the old forests of Muonio National Park. Prices start from £1885pp and include flights, transfers, accommodation, all equipment and specialist clothing and full board. Departs Sundays from 25 November 2012 to 5 April 2013. Based on two sharing.