FAQS

WHAT SHOULD I BRING WITH ME?

Take yourself, your camera gear (digital camera is required to attend Nightless night photomarathon), weatherproof clothing as we cannot promise sunshine throughout the event and an open mind.

DO WE MAKE LONG DISTANCES BY FOOT?

We will be making light hikes when attending to practical workshops. Good basic condition is enough.

WHERE IS THE EVENT HELD?

The event venue is Santa’s Hotel Tunturi and all practical workshops will start from the hotel. Address: Lutontie 3, FI-99830 SAARISELKÄ

WHAT IS PHOTOMARATHON?

Nightless night photomarathon is the event finale and it will challenge you in everything you have learned during the first two phases. You have a mission, 12 hours of time and certain number of photos to return with when the time is up. The task is announced only when competition begins. We will arrange transportations in the area during the competition, so that you will have no trouble in getting around the area without a car. Interesting photo opportunities are also available right in the vicinity of Saariselkä. Check out the photomarathon rules: https://nightlessnight.com/photomarathon/

WHAT IS INCLUDED TO THE FEE?

The admission fee includes the workshop program and transportation during the workshops, Nightless night photomarathon, morning coffee x 2, lunch x 2, dinner x 2 and networking event. Please note that you’ll have to take care of your transportation to Saariselkä, accommodation and insurances. The admission fee does not cover these.

WHERE SHOULD I GET ACCOMMADATION?

Discounted accommodation is available at Santa’s Hotel Tunturi when you stay more than one night. Book your accommodation here: e-mail saariselka(at)santashotels.fi or tel. +358 16681501. Standard room: one night 62,00 Eur or 77,00 Eur. More than one night 59,50 Eur/ night.

WHAT IS THE EASIEST WAY TO GET TO SAARISELKÄ?

Inari-Saariselkä is far away in the north and yet just a few hours from southern Finland.

BY CAR

Get to know the Inari-Saariselkä region and its magnificent scenery at your leisure. Far away in the North there is no such thing as rushing! Read more

BY TRAIN AND BUS

The train will take you to Rovaniemi, where you will find numerous bus connections to Saariselkä. For train connections see www.vr.fi and for bus connections see www.matkahuolto.fi. Read more

BY AIR

Quickly reach your destination from Helsinki aboard Finnair or fly Norwegian. From the airport there is  regular buss connection to and from each scheduled flight. Read more