Canoe. Kayak. Stand Up Paddle. Packraft. Boat Cruise.


Find here our guided watersport experiences organized from Rovaniemi. Our guided tours are operated between May and October, as soon as the water conditions allow it. The experiences are very easy to book online and offer the best price & value in Rovaniemi!

Canoe Trip Rovaniemi Lapland
🕖 7h

Full Day Canoe Adventure in Lapland

Canoe down a peaceful river to explore the pure nature of Lapland. This all-day guided trip will allow you to get away from Rovaniemi city, and enjoy a memorable Arctic
Canoe Tour Sunset Midnight Sun in Rovaniemi Lapland (4)
🕖 3h00

Canoe Tour under the Midnight Sun & Sunset

Experience the Midnight Sun and the beautiful sunset colors in Rovaniemi (Lapland) in summer with a unique evening canoe tour.
Canoe Reindeer Rovaniemi
🕖 4h00

Canoe Trip to the Reindeer Farm

Embark on a unique combo experience in Rovaniemi : a canoe trip on the peaceful Lapland rivers to reach an authentic reindeer farm!
Canoe in Lapland
🕖 3h00

Canoe Trip in Lapland

Explore Lapland in summer with a unique canoe trip! Enjoy a great time on peaceful waters away from Rovaniemi! This guided tour is adapted to all levels!
Summer Floating Rovaniemi
🕖 3 hours

Summer Floating on a Lake

Feel the floating sensation when stepping into a fresh water lake in Lapland, fully covered in a special rescue suit! The experience is possible during the day or for watching
Boat fishing rovaniemi
🕖 3 hours

River Cruise and Boat Fishing (Private)

Board a pleasant boat for a river cruise on Rovaniemi’s rivers and enjoy an arctic fishing trip ! Pure local experience.


Reserve and rent your equipment online in just a few clicks! The equipment can be collected from our shop in the city centre of Rovaniemi or directly from our nautic bases. You may access them with or without your own vehicle!



Select your date & time and the items you would like to rent. Our team will prepare the equipment for you.
You may then collect your watersport equipment directly at our Nordic Odyssey shop in the city centre (address : Jaakonkatu 4-6, 96200 Rovaniemi). Canoes will be ready in our nautic bases but you need to collect your paddles and safety equipment from our main office in city (10 min walking distance).


Contact us and arrange rental in a simple way:
Tel. or Whatsapp: +358 (0) 40 258 2081
Email: info@nordicodyssey.net

Our locations:

Our office in the city centre: Jaakonkatu 4-6
Our city nautic base: Arktikum garden
Our upstream nautic base: Kittiläntie 1448

Canoe kayak rent Rovaniemi


Canoe Itinerary Rovaniemi

An easy trip around the islands of Rovaniemi (2-4 hours)

Enjoy an easy paddling experience around the islands of the Ounasjoki river. The little archipelago located ashore the Arktikum botanical garden offers a perfect playground and quiet waterways to enjoy the peacefulness of Lapland nature… accessible by foot from the city centre! You are very likely to encounter on your water birds, swans, wild horses or beautiful hidden sand beaches!

Departure :  from our Arktikum nautic base. Collect your paddles and safety equipment from our office first.

Arrival :  Same location as departure. After enjoying your paddling time, you can return your equipment to our office.

Transfers : no vehicle needed! You can collect your safety equipment & paddles from our office in city centre and walk to our Arktikum nautic base. If you have your own vehicle, you can park it in the parking behind the Arktikum Museum.

Canoe Itinerary Rovaniemi

An all-day adventure down the river (5-7 hours)

Depart from our upstream base on Ounasjoki and paddle down the quiet waterways of the river to reach Rovaniemi centre! The paddling routes passes by different islands, follows a peaceful channel and ends in the archipelago of Rovaniemi. The adventure is doable for participants with a good fitness level and does not require any advanced technical skills (no rapids or fast moving waters although strong facing winds may be challenging). You may arrange your own transfers with your vehicle, or you may request an upstream transfer from us.

Departure :  from our Ounasjoki nautic base. Collect your paddles and safety equipment from our office first in Rovaniemi city centre.

Arrival :  Arktikum nautic base. After enjoying your paddling time, you can return your equipment to our office.

Transfers : You can collect your safety equipment & paddles from our office in city centre and then drive yourself to the start point. If you do not have your own vehicle, don’t worry! You can request a transfers from us.

Canoe Itinerary Rovaniemi

A multi-day adventure to explore Lapland (2+ days)

You would like to live a multi-day adventure on the waters of Lapand? Great idea! We are happy to help you plan your trip and provide all necessary equipment / transfers services in Rovaniemi, Ylläs or Pyhä-Luosto regions.

Any question ? Feel free to contact us if you need any information : our local team is here to help!

Transfers : Our main office is based in Rovaniemi, so it is easier to arrange trailer transfers and equipment rental services in this region. There are many route options possible on different rivers if you would like to plan a multi-day trip (from 2 days to a week).

Equipment : in addition to open canoes or packrafts, we also rent all camping equipment (tents, sleeping bags, stove…) needed for a comfy expedition on the waters!

Canoe adventure multi day rental


Rovaniemi is the capital of Finnish Lapland and the official hometown of Santa Claus. Located in the southern part of Lapland, it is easily accessible by train, bus or plane from Helsinki. 

Rovaniemi is a great destination for your summer / autumn holidays! Between May and November, you may experience beautiful nature, landscapes, wildlife and outdoor activities adorned with the golden colours of the Midnight Sun or the “Ruska” autumn. In summer, the rivers and lakes are warm enough to do water activities! Whether it’s stand up paddling, canoeing or packrafting that you do, you will be charmed by the peacefull waters and beautiful landscapes around. And if you feel convinced, but have never tried any of these activities, we offer guided tours too!

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