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Lake Inari

Inari, Finland
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Ranked #2 of 4 attractions in Inari
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Singapore, Singapore
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Lake Inari is beautiful with some fantastic walks in the area. The Lake cruise is also worth doing (22 euros each) but you get a wonderful view of the lake

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Its just a flat white area, but in there, you can drive snowmobile, you can just walk around and feel the power of nature. and at night, it provides the best area for you to wait for the famous northern light. Even I was unlucky to see the northern light there, I spent a good afternoon just by walking around,... More

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dawesville west australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The lake was frozen of course, to a depth of about 80 centimetres, and so during the day you will see snow mobiles, skiers, sleds, reindeer, and even a few snow surfers. At night tourists congregate in the pub just off the lake, and when someone sights an aurora everyone heads onto the lake for some fantastic photographs. they also... More

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derbyshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We travelled across the frozen river several times by snow mobile and what great fun it was. All part of a fab holiday.

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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

We went on a fishing trip on the lake with Markku and about 12 other tourists. Had a fun day, driving with a snow mobile to the old church next to the lake. Tried to catch fish in blazing snow and rain and, although no-one caught anything, we could still enjoy hot fish soup and fresh bread in a hut... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Nice place, nice people. Many things to do. I especially liked our snowshoe trip on top of a fell. Beautiful view over lake inari.

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Turku, Finland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

If you're looking for a beautiful and peaceful destination for kayaking/boating/fishing in Lapland look no further. There are over 3000 islands in this huge lake and most of them are totally uninhabited. There are many free well equipped camping areas to choose from. You can sleep in the wilderness cabins but it's better to have you own tent too. The... More

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Zurich
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

The lake is awesome for seeing the aurora, there's some very nice spots. Our recommendation: check out the lake by day, find a couple of nice spots to see the aurora (away from the street lights for instance) and then you know where to go at night to really sit back, look up and enjoy!

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Lafayette, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We were with a tour group and traveled on one side of this lake by bus. It is huge! We took more than an hour to pass it. And the views were beautiful. Lots of islands in the lake.

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Normal, Illinois
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199 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Saw the lake during summer and the water was not frozen. The rocks and glacial erratic with occasional small islets in the river are magnificent views. Remind me of the very famous picture of Lake Maligne in Canada except here there are erratic glacial rocks.

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