Woman picking mushrooms from the forest in Rovaniemi Finland.Woman picking mushrooms from the forest in Rovaniemi Finland.

Harvesting Hike

Harvesting Hike

59 € /adult | 39 € / child (3-12 years old)
Booking as a private group 520 €/ group (max. 10 persons)

Enjoy the colorful forests of Syväsenvaara while learning the flora and fauna of the area and traditional Finnish harvesting practices.

Embark on our guided hike and walk through the colourful forests of Syväsenvaara to view changing foliage and wildlife. During the hike, we will make stops, where you will learn about the flora and fauna of the area and their special health benefits as well as the traditional Finnish harvesting practices. With the help of the guide, you will have the opportunity to collect different berries that grow in the area and learn how to identify edible and non-edible varieties.

The hike will end with a relaxing break, by the crackling open fire where you will have the chance to learn how to make a fire and cook your very own Finnish pancake. If you were in luck and collected some berries, taste them together with the pancake and enjoy the delicious treat!

This program is suitable for all fitness levels and ages. Dress according to the weather and wear sturdy shoes for this outdoor adventure.


1h 30min

Program includes:

Guided tour in English
Learn how to make a fire
Look for berries and herbs
Make your own Finnish pancake by the traditional laavu
Hot Finnish berry drink


21.08.2023 – 15.10.2023 on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 17:00

Essential information:

Book the experience by latest 2 days in advance.

The group experience operates in small groups of maximum of 10 persons. This experience is meant for adults, children over 3 years old. The minimum number of participants required for this activity is two paying adults.

Please notice, this tour is not recommended for people with moving disabilities.

More information and bookings:

+358 600 301 203 (1,50€ / min + local charge, including wait time)

If you are in-house guest in Arctic TreeHouse Hotel, please contact Guest Service Team
+358 50 517 6909