Lapland Holidays ski in Ruka Kuusamo
If you wish to enjoy the best skiing in Lapland, the Ruka – Kuusamo area, west of Lapland bordering Russia, is your destination. The Alpine villages of Ruka – Kuusamo feature multi-level ski slopes, tobogganing slopes and large luxury cabins for large families or groups of friends. Ruka – Kuusamo offers all kinds of activities, including ice floating, local cuisine and ice karting. A perfect destination for families with teenagers. And for the children we offer the possibility to see Santa Claus in his summerhouse; An interactive activity with games, songs and cookies making with Mama Claus.
Why go skiiing in Lapland with Next Destinium?
- Skiing on the best slopes in Lapland
- Drive snowmobiles through the snowed forrest in the local area
- Enjoy a sleigh safari with husky dogs
- Relax on an authentic sauna tour, discover the smoke sauna and outdoor Jacuzzi
- Contemplate and hike the impressive frozen waterfalls of Korouoma
- Enjoy excellent local Wild Food gastronomy
- Visit Santa Claus in his summerhouse cottage
- Experience the exciting ice climbing
- Stay in luxury cabins with large capacity or panoramic suites
Each Lapland holidays is tailor-made…
We designed these holidays for a group of 14 very adventurous friends who wanted to enjoy a different Lapland and full of Arctic activities. Besides skiing they experienced snowmobiles safari by night, huski safari and a visit to Korouoma Falls. At night they relaxed in the sauna and outdoor Jacuzzi of their luxurious cabin with chef.
“We will always remember these holidays with great excitement, it has been impressive all the activities you have put us on, and we have been surprised that it eats wonderfully. We will repeat safely for my 40 years anniversary” – Ignasi Roure, Barcelona
Novembre – Mid May
From 2.400 EUR per person
Details of the designed tailor-made holidays to Ruka Kuusamo in Lapland.
Located in the eastern part of Lapland, the hill (492m) of the luxury ski resort of Ruka counts with more than 200 days of snow (!!) and excellent slopes for snow enthusiasts. The ski resort of Ruka has 35 ski slopes (of which 30 slopes are illuminated), 21 ski lifts, 5 ski lifts, a ski school, 3 kids clubs and a tube for freestyle, a superpipe, and a place for rental material. The resort of Ruka is a luxury destination for the Finns themselves (who have here their private luxury cottages) and for high-level foreigners for most part of the year. Enjoy well-maintained slopes, efficient ski lifts and breathtaking panoramic views. The multi-facet ski area is ideal for children, adults, beginners and experts.
The ski resort of Ruka counts with the most exclusive and luxurious accommodation in Lapland, dotted with Ruka’s own mountain which gives it a great privacy and sense of exclusivity. Ruka’s private cabins are equipped with all kinds of luxury, most rooms with private bathroom, a full equipped American kitchen , private sauna and some cabins even have their own gym. No wonder that here have hosted stars like Sebastian Vettel or Hamilton and that Bentley celebrates its annual convention here.
For more comfort you can enjoy the excellent local cuisine in the resort its restaurant (the chef previously worked in the Alquimia restaurant in Barcelona) or you can chosse dining in the Tundra restaurant of the Finnish topchef Jarmo Pitkänen, an authority concerning local cuisine promoted under the label Wild Food Gastronomy of Kuusamo Lapland.
In addition to the ski slopes and luxury cabins, Ruka’s destination is also a symbol of winter fun and typical Lapland experiences such as husky dog sledding and snowmobiling. The Ruka area is a perfect choice for such activities because of its extensive and sparsely populated landscape and high snow levels that remains until April – May.
At these heights we can also count on Santa Claus who has got here his residential weekend home. This family moment is a very interactive experience where even Mama Claus helps us to make gingerbread cookies and bake typical Lapland bread. In short, the ski resort of Ruka and everything that envelops the area is an incredible travel destination and for this reason we have selected it for our guests.