Welcome to Kuhmo
Surrounded by wilderness, Kuhmo makes a natural base for hiking and wildlife-watching. Vast taiga forests run from here right across Siberia and harbour ‘respect’ animals like wolves, bears and lynx. Kuhmo is also the unofficial capital of Vienan Karjala, the Karelian heartland now in Russia, explored by artists in the movement that was crucial to the development of Finnish national identity. Most of their... Read More
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4-Day Private Winter Husky Tour for Two in Kuhmo
Private husky tour for you two only! Enjoy the Finnish Taiga Winter together - just the two of you, your guides and the lovely huskies. This tour takes you through the beautiful Taiga wilderness with only the sounds of the dogs breathing and their paws hitting the snow. First and the last night are spent at wilderness hotel where you can treat yourselves with massage and other wellness treatments. In between you spend time at a small husky farm situated on the lakeshore with no close neighbours. There is running water, indoor toilet, electricity, and a lovely wood-heated sauna for evening relaxation. You are the only guests, share a room with a fireplace and a view to the lake. Hosts will cook you dinners using local ingredients and share their home and lifestyle with you during the stay. Most importantly, you get to bond with 25 friendly dogs.