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Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear: the King of the taiga
Brown Bear, Wolverine and Wolf watching travel
Viiksimo in Kuhmo, is located in peaceful surroundings next to Russian border, is one of the places in Finland to see and photograp Brown Bears in its natural habitation.
During the night we have good chance to see and photograph Wolves and Bears. With good luck we might also see Wolverine and Golden Eagle. There is one large hide for 12 people and small photography hides for people who want better pictures. The large hide is comfortable with 12 seats and photography holes, bunk beds and dry toilet. The photography hides are for 2 people each. Each hide has 4 photographing holes to the front and one for both sides.
There is room for sitting and sleeping. The large hide is located in the main place, swamp. The small hides are located in different places. Two is on a shore of a pond, two at a pine forest, one in a gorge and four at a swamp.
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Day 1
- Flight from your country of residence – Kajaani’s airport.
- Transfer from Kajaani airport to Kuhmo.
- Accommodation at an old guard station.
- Evening snack is served at the dining area.

Days 2 - 4
- Breakfast.
- Time to make our own walks near the old sguard station and resting.
- After lunch, transfer to the hide.
- Night in the large hide with guide waiting the animals to show up.

Days 5 and 6
- Return to the centre in the morning and breakfast
- Time to rest and make walks on our own.
- After lunch, transfer to the hide, first shortly by car and then by foot about 60-200 meters.
- The guide will take us to the hide and pick up in the morning
- Night at the small photography hide photographing animals.

Day 7
- Breakfast.
- Transfer to Kajaani’s airport.
- Flight from Kajaani to your country of residence.



In this trip, unforeseen circumstances may occur and therefore the program is subject to change on the ground for weather reasons, logistical matters or force majeure.




From 1 April to 31 October 2022


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- Children prices: consult. 



Before 45 days of the trip: 50% of the trip price + flights. After 45 days: 100% + flights


2 people.


- Accommodation for 7 days

- 3 nights in a large hide and 2 nights in a pro hide.

- Meals (6 breakfasts, 5 lunches y 6 dinners).

- Transfer from Kajaani’s Airport to the old guard station (and return).

- Guiding in English.

- Multi-adventure insurance.


- Flights.

- Air taxes.

- Meals on transfers, airports and cities.

- Extra activities and optional excursions  out of the expedition plan.

? Extra accommodation nights and extra meals and airports because of delays due to weather conditions, strikes at airports and any other cause beyond Arctic World.
? Extra activities and excursions optional out of the expedition plan.
? Costs and applications for visa to Finland , European Union or other countries if required.

- Everything not listed in the INCLUDED section.


- Single room.

- Trip cancellation insurance.

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