Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Ivalo
... an impressive river, the river Deactnu which forms the border between Finland and Norway. Thereafter, we followed another river, the river Utsjoki. All in all, it was a lovely drive and we were back in Inari by 18:30.
We had dinner, after drinks of course, in the hotel Inari, which afforded excellent views over the lake and also had rather nice food! Unusually, we were too tired for nightcaps and we all retired to bed by 22:30. Another good ...
... back to Inari and visited the Siida Sami Museum and Nature Centre. There was a wonderful display of Sami life, the nature of the area, and climate changes through the year, governed by low temperatures and minimal daylight in winter and long hours of sun in summer. Outside was a great "mini-village" of old Sami huts, store shelters, animal ...
... dealer they tell me they are not waterproof!!! What
useless company on the planet designs motorcycle boots that are not waterproof??
How stupid can they be??
Now into Finland I start looking for a hotel to warm up in. In the border
town of Roavvegieddi there are a few trucker hotels but according to my satnav
there is another hotel only 16 or so km down the road and so I head for that
one. Its a long and extremely quiet straight road and the freezing temp is ...
It's our last day in Ivalo and we decided to make the best use of the day by creating fun for ourselves.
The boys borrowed the toy sleds from Mr Henri and we headed out into the frozen river behind our Cottage for some snow fun.
We sat in the sled and pushed ourselves down the steep slopes by the side of the snow river and crashed silly into the snow below.
Snowman was a total ...
... cold and the snow was unforgiving, it's still a ride not to be missed!
Night Snowmobile (private): Euro 117/pax (for 3 hours)
Transport: (to/fro) included in price (pick up from your residence)
Gears: Hats, gloves, shoes, overalls are all included in price
Bookings made through Mr Henri.
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility