Lapin Luontoelämys – new owners 1.7.2020
Polar Star Travel entrepreneurs Heidi and Juha Jokela will take over Raija “Raiski” Palosaari`s company Lapland’s Nature Experiences (Lapin Luontoelämys) from 1st of July 2020. The strongly grown Polar Star Travel’s business will be even more focused on nature experiences in Lapland’s magnificent Arctic nature. The transfer of Lapland’s Nature Experience to Polar Star Travel is a part of Polar Star Travel’s “Polar Star Nature” brand, which aims to produce nature experiences safely and with respect towards the local culture, lifestyle and the sensitive Arctic nature.
Raiski Palosaari and Heidi Jokela are united by their love of Arctic Lapland and the desire to offer the visitors an authentic and unforgettable experiences. Raiski Palosaari will be involved in the transition phase in the business; training guides, consulting and developing new products. The stories of Raiski can still be listened to in the future, as she has also promised to guide when necessary.
The home of Lapland Nature Experience will still be the traditional village of Köngäs in Kittilä, where all the rafting and canoing programs are starting from. The sales will move to Polar Star Travel’s office in Torikuja 10, in the center of Levi, where the visitors can buy Lapland Nature Experience tours, rent fatbikes, subboards or canoes. Canoesand subboards can also be rented from the Sauna Bar at the northern end of Lake Immeljärvi.
The Lapland Nature Experience’s summer, autumn and winter weekly programs will continue as planned with their former manner. You can register for summer and autumn canoeing, subboard lessons, fatbike tours, hiking and rapid adventures from the Polar Star Travel office, the Lapland Nature Experience or Polar Star Travel website or the Visit Levi sales point at Zero Point.