Beginners snowshoeing excursion
“Lunch is a great touch, and it feels so authentic. You really are in the wilderness, it was so peaceful and the location is stunning. I highly recommend this tour, and Taiga Times, for anyone that wants to get out of the city and do something a little bit different.” – Lundme
Duration: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Level of difficulty: Easy
Group size: Up to 8 persons
Included: Snowshoes, Walking sticks, Transportation, Professional guide, Finnish-style lunch and coffee inside a warm hut
Availability: December - March **
Gear needed: Insulated footwear, warm clothing suitable for the weather and a water
Price: 145 € per person
Booking calendar below.
** Due to unpredictable weather conditions, all winter trips are at risk of emergency cancellations and/or subject to change in the event that there is insufficient snow.
See the stories of the wildlife written in the snow
Snowshoeing is a one of a kind experience and easy for everyone to learn. Join us on a magical walk through Liesjärvi national park into your own personal winter wonderland.
During this guided tour we will snowshoe through a breathtaking landscape carved by time and shrouded by old growth forest which remains teeming with life even in the winter. Beneath a thick blanket of snow, the forest is alive and well, you will see the stories of wildlife on the surface of the snow as the fox tracks follow the hares and the willow grouse burrows his way alongside our trail.
Explore the park in peaceOur snowshoe excursion is perfect for those who would like to escape the city and spend their day experiencing winter in the wilderness. You don’t need to have any previous experience since our guide will teach you all you need to know about snowshoeing. The small group size offers an intimate experience in nature and allows your guide to attend to individual questions and needs.
A hidden gem of Southern FinlandThis day trip starts from Helsinki and we will take you to Liesjärvi national park. It is one of Finland’s oldest national park and we consider it the hidden gem of Southern Finland, since it is located 100 km from Helsinki. Liesjärvi is free from the overly populated crowds of international visitors, letting us explore the park in peace.
• Learn how to snowshoe with a professional guide
• See “tykkilumi” spruces holding over 1000 kg of snow on a single tree
• Walk off the tracks
• Traditional Finnish-style lunch inside Winter Kota (traditional Finnish hut)
If you would like to have this trip as a private tour or booking with less than 16 hours before the start time, please contact us here.