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Drive a Snowmobile

Snowmobiles are like winter quad bikes, and they’re great fun to ride! You can soar across snow that you'd otherwise just sink into, and add a touch of adventure to your sightseeing.

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Snowmobiles are like winter quad bikes, and they're great fun to ride. You can soar across snow that you’d otherwise just sink into, and add a touch of adventure to your sightseeing.

If you’re planning on finding the perfect destination to ride a snowmobile, you'll want somewhere with great scenery, and of course somewhere where snowmobiling is actually possible. Read on for some of the best places to ride a snowmobile!

Why do people ride snowmobiles?


For those in Arctic destinations, snowmobiles are just another way to get around. But for travel addicts and tourists, snowmobiling is a fun experience and a great way to explore a new destination.

There's the thrill you get with the rapid acceleration, which makes it perfect for adrenaline junkies! And then there's the fact that as you fly across the snow at speed, you get to take in some incredible sights of the snow-covered scenery.

When is the best time to ride a snowmobile?


The 'snowmobile season' will vary in different locations, as basically you need the ground to be covered in snow. So in most places, the winter months are when you're most likely to find snowmobile experiences. But in some more unusual destinations, like those in the Arctic Circle, you can ride a snowmobile almost any time of year.

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Where to ride a snowmobile


Reykjavik, Iceland
Reykjavik is the perfect place to ride a snowmobile if you don’t want to wait until winter, as it’s possible all year round!
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Lapland, Finland
Lapland has some beautiful untouched scenery, and being in the Arctic Circle, it's covered in snow for most of the year.
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