SEASONAL ACTIVITIES

WINTER TIME

  • Aurora Hunting in Liminka
    • Let’s find out what Liminka bay’s unique nature has to offer at the night time. Aurora hunt is special experience to feel the combination of pure silence, dark blue sky full of stars and if we are lucky northern lights. Afterword’s we will enjoy hot drinks at the campfire. Season: Oct- Mar.
  • Make Your own snow art! Have you always dreamed of trying snow sculpture? In Liminka, you can get instruction on snow sculpting and make your own artwork. Snow sculpting is an impressive art form that shows how even the most simple and commonplace materials can be used to create works of art. To begin a snow sculpture, each carver starts out with a large block of snow. You can carve by you self or with a team.
  • Husky safari. Welcome to the Home of Huskies! Meet the charming individuals of this pack and go for a spin in 1,5 km route in the magical wintry spruce forest.
  • Reindeer Farm Visit
    • We welcome you to home of the animals!
  • Visit local farm
    • Enjoy at smoked sauna and make traditional Finnish bred
  • Other activities
    • Guided bird exhibition tour and short movie. Experience a symphony of bird sounds and learn more about birds with the help of an expert guide. Get more out of birdwatching tour with the assistance of an expert bird guide. The nature trail (0,6km) to the two-storey bird tower starts from the Liminka Bay Visitor Centre’s yard. You can also include a visit to the centre’s bird exhibition to your tour. Season: Apr- Sep.
  • Downhill sledging – Have fun in the snow! Fun for all ages! Run up the sledging hill of Rantakylä and ride it down with a sledge of your choice. Trip also includes hot chocolate and some marshmallows at the site.
    Trip length: 45 minutes – 1 hour 30 min. (depending on the weather)
    • Ice hockey moment – 1 hour on ice. Be on skates and have fun on the ice. Trip includes all needed equipment and a guide. Either outside or in an ice rink.
      Length: 1,5 hours
    • Snowshoeing. This popular winter time activity offers a possibility to make the most out of the wintry landscape. After learning few techniques, you are ready to explore the winter forest and get some exercise. Depending on the time of the visit, there is also a possibility to walk on the frozen sea. Season: Nov-Mar
    • Riding a Fatbike on frozen sea tour. Big fun in Finland – ride a bicycle on the ice in the snow! Trip includes all needed equipment, a guide and some hot drinks along the trail. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Ice fishing. OLiminka Bay is a perfect spot to go fishing, even if the sea is frozen. Ice fishing is totally something special. Deeply frozen sea, blue winter sky and fresh, clean air is a combo worth of experiencing. Warm drinks are served to keep you warm. Our guide will help you to get known secrets of ice fishing techniques. All the fishing equipment’s you need will be provided by the guide. Guide will revel you the best ice fishing spots of Liminka Bay.
    • Finnish handicrafts. A guided workshop to create traditional Finnish handicrafts from wood or other materials. You get to take your creation with you as a souvenir. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Making the Kuksa – a wooden coffee mug. With the Kuksa, your coffee moment is as Finnish as it can get. On this ”course” you will create your own wooden coffe mug – that we call the Kuksa – from a excellent quality Finnish wood and after you have finished – the Kuksa is yours to keep. This activity is something you shouldn’t miss in Finland!
    • Finnish Sauna and outside Hot Tub. We warm up a Finnish Sauna for you! From the hot Finnish Sauna you can visit the hot tub outside, in the middle of the snow. The hot tub is warmed up with traditional wood stove. This is an unforgivable memory for your trip to Nordic nature. Swimsuits required. Length: 2-3 hours (depending on the group size)
    • Smoked salmon. The atmosphere of fires and magic combined with the delicious heat of the campfire food is guaranteed a memorable experience. We respect traditional salmon weaving method e.g. wood nails. Our expert guide will guide and advise you that if desired, the participants can prepare Food itself from start to finish. On the other hand, if prefer to relax by the fire, enjoy nature and ready-made food, that’s too completely possible. There is a possibility to get acquainted with cooking birdwatching tower and area birdlife. Bird time is at its best from late April to late September, but The Nature Center area also offers sightseeing at another time. Season: All year-round.
  • Wall climping
    • Escape room
    • Paintball

SPRING TIME

  • Let’s go Fishing!
    • Only 20 minutes’ drive from Liminka centre and you are in the middle of peaceful nature. Around the artificial lake that is full of fish to catch. There are plenty of spots onshore where to throw the hook and line to the water. We are not going to need any boats at this fishing trip.
  • Fatbike Safari. Hop on a fatbike and start exploring beautiful nature of Liminka (open also on winter time!). Guided fatbike tour takes you to the beautiful nature of Rantakylä, Liminka. On the way, there will be a cosy break at a heart of the Finnish forest, where you can enjoy some juice and Finnish sausages heated on an open fire. Season: All year- round.
  • Guided bird exhibition tour and short movie
    • One hour guided tour to the “Eight seasons of the birds” exhibition and a mini film about Liminka Bay and the birds.
      Length: 45 minutes
  • Guided Bird watching tour at the Bay Area. Experience a symphony of bird sounds and learn more about birds with the help of an expert guide. Get more out of birdwatching tour with the assistance of an expert bird guide. The nature trail (0,6km) to the two-storey bird tower starts from the Liminka Bay Visitor Centre’s yard. You can also include a visit to the centre’s bird exhibition to your tour. Season: Apr- Sep.
  • Finnish Sauna and outside Hot Tub
    • We warm up a Finnish Sauna for you! From the hot Finnish Sauna you can visit the hot tub outside, sometimes even in the middle of the snow. 🙂 The hot tub is warmed up with traditional wood stove. This is an unforgivable memory for your trip to Nordic nature. Swimsuits required.
      Length: 2-3 hours (depending on the group size)
  • Wall climping
  • Other activities
    • Ice hockey moment – 1 hour on ice. Be on skates and have fun on the ice. Trip includes all needed equipment and a guide. Either outside or in an ice rink. Length: 1,5 hours
    • Kayaking at the Liminka Bay. Spend few hours kayaking around the Gulf of Bothnia. This package includes a guided kayaking trip to the easy pddling Liminka Bay area. A good change to see a lot nature and birds at the reservoir area. Length: about 2 hours
    • Husky / Alpaca / Reindeer Farm Visit. We welcome you to home of the animals. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Finnish handicrafts. A guided workshop to create traditional Finnish handicrafts from wood or other materials. You get to take your creation with you as a souvenir. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Making the Kuksa – a wooden coffee mug. With the Kuksa, your coffee moment is as Finnish as it can get. On this ”course” you will create your own wooden coffe mug – that we call the Kuksa – from a excellent quality Finnish wood and after you have finished – the Kuksa is yours to keep. This activity is something you shouldn’t miss in Finland! Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Salmon on open fire. Instead of normal dinner at the Liminka Bay, you can yourself participate in making salmon on open fire. The fish is served with side dishes. Real Finnish experience!
    • Frisbee golf lesson. Liminka has one of the best disc golf courses in Finland. Try it out! After learning few techniques (such as different throwing styles and how to use the different discs) you will have a chance to play 9 holes on the course. Guide and frisbee discs are provided. Season: April- Sep
    • Escape room
    • Paintball

SUMMER TIME

  • Guided canoeing trip
    • Experience the Liminka Bay and the world of birds on a kayak. Participants get very close to the birds without disturbing them. The guide will first hold a canoeing basic course after which the participants are ready to get to the water. The route goes from Temmesjoki to Liminka bay or another way around. Season: May- Sep.
  • Archery
  • Berry picking
  • Fatbike Safari. Hop on a fatbike and start exploring beautiful nature of Liminka (open also on winter time!). Guided fatbike tour takes you to the beautiful nature of Rantakylä, Liminka. On the way, there will be a cosy break at a heart of the Finnish forest, where you can enjoy some juice and Finnish sausages heated on an open fire. Season: All year- round.
  • Guided Stand up paddling
  • Other activities
    • Guided bird exhibition tour and short movie. One hour guided tour to the “Eight seasons of the birds” exhibition and a mini film about Liminka Bay and the birds. Length: 45 minutes
    • Guided Bird watching tour at the Bay Area. Fun for all ages! Possibility to see tens of different bird species at the Liminka Bay witht an experienced guide. Species differ according to the time of the trip. Trip length: about 2 hours (depending on the weather)
    • Ice hockey moment – 1 hour on ice. Be on skates and have fun on the ice. Trip includes all needed equipment and a guide. Either outside or in an ice rink. Length: 1,5 hours
    • Let’s go Fishing! Only 20 minutes’ drive from Liminka centre and you are in the middle of peaceful nature. Around the artificial lake that is full of fish to catch. There are plenty of spots onshore where to throw the hook and line to the water. We are not going to need any boats at this fishing trip.
    • Husky / Alpaca / Reindeer Farm Visit. We welcome you to home of the animals!
      Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Finnish handicrafts. A guided workshop to create traditional Finnish handicrafts from wood or other materials. You get to take your creation with you as a souvenir. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Making the Kuksa – a wooden coffee mug. With the Kuksa, your coffee moment is as Finnish as it can get. On this ”course” you will create your own wooden coffe mug – that we call the Kuksa – from a excellent quality Finnish wood and after you have finished – the Kuksa is yours to keep. This activity is something you shouldn’t miss in Finland! Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Finnish Sauna and outside Hot Tub. We warm up a Finnish Sauna for you! From the hot Finnish Sauna you can visit the hot tub outside. The hot tub is warmed up with traditional wood stove. This is an unforgivable memory for your trip to Nordic nature. Swimsuits required. Length: 2-3 hours (depending on the group size)
    • Salmon on open fire. Instead of normal dinner at the Liminka Bay, you can yourself participate in making salmon on open fire. The fish is served with side dishes. Real Finnish experience!
    • Wall climping
    • Paintball
    • Escape room

AUTUMN TIME

  • Escaperoom
  • Paintball
  • Guided bird exhibition tour and short movie
    • One hour guided tour to the “Eight seasons of the birds” exhibition and a mini film about Liminka Bay and the birds.
      Length: 45 minutes
  • Guided Bird watching tour at the Bay Area
    • Fun for all ages! Possibility to see tens of different bird species at the Liminka Bay witht an experienced guide. Species differ according to the time of the trip.
      Trip length: about 2 hours (depending on the weather)
  • Making the Kuksa – a wooden coffee mug
    • With the Kuksa, your coffee moment is as Finnish as it can get. On this ”course” you will create your own wooden coffe mug – that we call the Kuksa – from a excellent quality Finnish wood and after you have finished – the Kuksa is yours to keep. This activity is something you shouldn’t miss in Finland!
      Length: about 1,5 hours
  • Other activities:
    • Ice hockey moment – 1 hour on ice. Be on skates and have fun on the ice. Trip includes all needed equipment and a guide. Either outside or in an ice rink. Length: 1,5 hours
    • Fatbike Safari. Hop on a fatbike and start exploring beautiful nature of Liminka (open also on winter time!). Guided fatbike tour takes you to the beautiful nature of Rantakylä, Liminka. On the way, there will be a cosy break at a heart of the Finnish forest, where you can enjoy some juice and Finnish sausages heated on an open fire. Season: All year- round.
    • Kayaking at the Liminka Bay. Spend few hours kayaking around the Gulf of Bothnia. This package includes a guided kayaking trip to the easy pddling Liminka Bay area. A good change to see a lot nature and birds at the reservoir area. Length: about 2 hours
    • Let’s go Fishing! This trip will take you to a beautiful artificial lake, full of fish to catch. There are plenty of spots onshore where to throw the hook and line to the water. We are not going to need any boats at this fishing trip! Besides of the fishing you are able to enjoy strolling around the wooden duckboard paths, breathing the fresh air and seeing how the clouds and trees are reflected from the surface of the lake. Lenght: about 2 hours
    • Husky / Alpaca / Reindeer Farm Visit. We welcome you to home of the animals!
      Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Finnish handicrafts. A guided workshop to create traditional Finnish handicrafts from wood or other materials. You get to take your creation with you as a souvenir. Length: about 1,5 hours
    • Finnish Sauna and outside Hot Tub. We warm up a Finnish Sauna for you! From the hot Finnish Sauna you can visit the hot tub outside. The hot tub is warmed up with traditional wood stove. This is an unforgivable memory for your trip to Nordic nature. Swimsuits required. Length: 2-3 hours (depending on the group size)
    • Salmon on open fire. Instead of normal dinner at the Liminka Bay, you can yourself participate in making salmon on open fire. The fish is served with side dishes. Real Finnish experience!
    • Wall climping

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