Saaga Travel for Tour Operators
Saaga Travel is a charter bus and DMC/incoming tour operator based in Oulu and Rovaniemi cities in Northern Finland. Our charter fleet ranges from VIP sedans and minibuses to modern tourist buses from 48-seaters up to a 79-seater double decker bus.
We can function as a DMC for our transport clients. We have ready-made tour itineraries for Oulu and Southern Lapland regions in Northern Finland and can also make customized packages.
In our own tour production we target small high-end groups (appr. 8-15 pax) who value good service and authentic experiences. However, we work with all kinds of groups, including leisure, business and youth groups; leisure and business FITs with private car and driver service; and technical and educational visit groups.
Examples of our tours and programs
4-5 Days Christmas Package
Explore the best parts of Northern Finland during the upcoming winter season: Arctic Oulu, Ranua Zoo, Rovaniemi, Sampo ice breaker and more!
5D4N Short Syöte Winter Getaway
Fly in via Oulu or Rovaniemi airports. This package includes 4 nights stay at KIDE Hotel in Syöte with half board and following activities: snowmobile safari, husky safari, reindeer farm visit, Ranua Zoo visit, Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi, and Aurora Hunting with snowshoes.
7D6N Finnish Happiness Tour: Oulu – Hailuoto Island – Syöte
Join this tour to find out why is Finland constantly being nominated as the happiest country in the world!
Highlights: Visit to Finnish grandma’s place; full-day guided excursion to the exotic Hailuoto island; hearing about the deep nature connection of a reindeer herder family; outdoor day experiencing typical Finnish summer cottage activities.
7D6N Finnish Happiness Tour, Winter: Oulu – Syöte – Kuusamo
Experience the Finnish Happiness in winter: walk in the snowy forest, bake Finnish bread in the warmth of a traditional farmhouse, try out different saunas and meet reindeer and huskies!
5D4N A Pohjola Route Tour: Summer in Arctic Archipelago: Oulu – Hailuoto Island – Raahe – Kalajoki
An all-inclusive tour to the idyllic fishing villages and old wooden towns on the coast between Oulu and Kalajoki.
Highlights: nightless night canoeing in Oulu; day trip to Hailuoto island; charming old town of Raahe; trip by sailing boat to Maakalla island in Kalajoki; fresh fish caught from the local sea in various forms.
8D7N Multi Activity Week along the Pohjola Route
This tour is filled with summer time activities in Oulu, Hailuoto island and Syöte: stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, fatbiking, hiking, e-mountainbiking and rivertubing. In addition we will experience an outdoor day with a reindeer herder family, catching ingredients for our own lunch.
Visit to Grandma’s (1,5 hrs in Oulu)
Would you like to take a peek at a Finnish home? A home visit program. 4-8 pax per home, larger groups are divided into several different homes.
2D1N Overnight Reindeer Safari along the Old Viena Trade Route
A new program for adventure travelers. 4-6 pax/group. Eight departures available for March-April 2023.
6D5N Future Skills Camp for Youth Groups
Coding and robotics camp for youth groups in Oulu.
6D5N Teach Coding and Robotics for K-12 teachers
This camp is a hands-on introduction of a pedagogical model how to teach coding and robotics in a cross-subject, project-based way in for K-12 grades.
6D5N Teacher Training Course: How to Teach Sustainability (Oulu & Pikku-Syöte)
This course is for teachers who want to learn how to make sustainable development studies at schools more meaningful.