Kayak-fishing in Finland
Finland is full of lakes and rivers and so it is a paradise for fishermen and kayakers. Now you have an wonderful opportunity to spend your holiday with kayaking and fishing in a great area of Yli-Vuokki fishing area in Kainuu. Fresh waters, unspoiled nature and different fish species like pike, zander, perch, trout, grayling and salmon are waiting for you in Eastern part of Finland. Hikes'n Trails is one of the first companies in Finland which arranges kayak fishing tours in Finland.
Five days fishing trip includes all you need: licences, accommodation, food, kayak, rods and other equipment. We pick you up from the airport or railway station and your unique, safe and refreshing adventure is ready to start!
Facts of the trip
Season: guaranteed departures in summer 2016: 2.-7.6., 16.-21.6., 30.6.-5.7. Another dates during year 2016 on request.
Place: Yli-Vuokki, Kainuu, Finland
Duration: 6 days / 5 nights
Minimum: 2 persons
Accommodation: In Vienan Lomat - Wilderness Center
Price: 1390€ / person
Languages: English, Finnish, Swedish, (Russia for extra charge 175€ / day / group)
Tour level: Easy, for beginners also
Including: English speaking guidance, meals, sauna, shower, accommodation in single rooms with shared facilities, bedlinen, fishing licences, very stable fishing kayaks, fishing equipment, airport transfers from Oulu airport to Suomussalmi and back to Oulu.
By additional cost: Clothing for kayaking, Russian guiding
Contact, whole timetable and daily program: info.hikesntrails(at)gmail.com
Payment: Cash, invoice.
We reserve all the rights to change the order of the activities or the content of the program if necessary due to the weather or other conditions.
Check out the video of Ylä-Vuokki fishing area!
Welcome to Oulu international airport. We´ll pick you up from the airport and our adventure is ready to start! Transfer to Suomussalmi via the beautiful Finnish landscapes to Vienan Lomat former border guardian station in Kuivajärvi village. The kitchen is famous for local and delicious food, elk meat, local fish, berries, mushrooms and other delicacies from the near nature. After a good meal we go to sauna, have a short training and go to sleep after a long day. Kuivajärvi is historically rich region of Suomussalmi, near the Russian border. Transport duration 3 hours from Oulu airport.
Day 2, 3, 4 and 5
Kayak fishing trips by car to different parts of Eastern Kainuu area after breakfasts in Vienan Lomat. Rivers, calm rapids, big and little lakes, ponds and outstanding wild nature is always around us. Lunch in the nature, dinner and sauna in Vienan Lomat. Last night we´ll have exiting smoke sauna adventure and after that a celebration meal by the open fire with all the fresh finnish delicacy from the nature.
Day begins at Kuivajärvi with a nice and delicious breakfast. During the last day we will have a nice round trip in two last Viena Carelian villages which is important for its rich history of Finnish storytelling and Kalevala, the finnish national epic. Transport back to Oulu airport, 3,5 hours with a lunch break.
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