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Lapland Santa Claus Village from Rovaniemi Including Sleigh Ride and Lunch
"Wrap up warm and start your experience with a pickup from central Rovaniemi. Settle into your coach or minibus and drive to the starting point of your tour to board your snowmobile.On arrival get a safety briefing and instructions on riding your 2-person vehicle. Then put on your helmet and set off with your expert guide leading the way.Whizz through the snowy countryside following groomed trails and taking turns driving and riding pillion. As you carve through the ice and snow breathe in the crisp Arctic air and fairytale scenery — it’s an unforgettable experience! Arrive at a reindeer farm and meet these gentle Arctic animals as you learn about how they're trained from the herders. Then settle into your sleigh and enjoy an unforgettable reindeer-pulled sleigh ride around a snow-draped forest. Afterward join in a fun Arctic Circle ceremony to celebrate your crossing into this polar region. Next
From EUR205.00
 
Rovaniemi Guided tour and Santa Village
"Rovaniemi is the capital of Lapland in Finland and known as the best Finnish winter resort. The guide will tell you the history of Rovaniemi and show some interesting places in the city.After the sightseeing tour go to the official Hometown of Sa as well as spreading the message love and goodwill of Christmas Spirit throughout the globe. Rovaniemi is the official home of Santa Claus.The Santa Claus' Office is located on the Arctic Circle in Santa Claus Village. Visit Santa Claus post office a children and relatives. Rudolf’s gift factory shop offers the best Christmas gifts shopping. The ceremony of Arctic Circle crossing also takes place in the Santa Claus village. Everyone will receive a personal certificate of this event.There are many cafes and restaurants in the Santa Claus Village as well.""""Embark on a city tour around Rovaniemi and visit the Santa Claus Village where Santa Claus spends his time every day of the year to take care of his mission in life: to enhance the well-being of children and the kindness of grown-ups as well as spreading the message of love and goodwill of Christmas Spirit throughout the globe."
From EUR100.00
 
Overnight Lapland Experience at the Snow Village Snow Hotel from Levi
"Built anew from snow every year the Snow Village is one of the most magical places in the Arctic wilds of Lapland. Your overnight package includes round-trip transport from Levi and an overnight stay in the Snow Hotel within the Snow Village. A 3-course dinner in the village's Ice Rest plus breakfast in the log cabin restaurant the next morning are also included as is a guided tour of the village.Accommodation is in double or twin rooms with thermal sleeping bags to keep you cozy overnight. Shower and toilet facilities are provided in a heated separate building. You’re advised to wear warm winter layers for your stay preferably with a under layer of synthetic sports-like garments covered by a mid-layer
From EUR258.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Rovaniemi

Walk between Santa Claus Village and Santa Park

Even if you don't actually go inside both attractions, you can take the walking/biking path between Santa Claus Village and Santa Park. Don't worry about getting lost, the path is fairly straight and...
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brazwhazz
Nov 07, 2012

Syväsenvaara observation tower

If you are in Rovaniemi mainly to see Santa Claus and don't have time to explore the nature of Lapland, there is a palace you can go to get a piece of scenery. On top of the hill under which Santa...
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brazwhazz
Nov 07, 2012

Fancy a World Record?

When in Santa Claus Village, go to Santa Claus Gift House (which is right across from his Office). There you will find the Arctic Circle Office and various gift shops. You will also see a rocking...
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tini58de
Sep 26, 2012

a nice view over Rovaniemi

To see the region in a nice way go to the top of the Ounasvaara (hill). Either on summer or winter the best view is on the top of the Sky Hotel. There are stairs on the side of the hotel - you can go...
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Jusba
Jul 08, 2005

Reindeer Park

Reindeer Park is located 1 km south from Santa Claus Village. You can see from 30-50 reindeers throughout the year .In winter time you can experience adrive on sleds pulled by reindeer, butyou can...
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novsco61
Mar 18, 2005

Santa Claus Post office

Santa Claus' spectacular Main Post Office is located close to Rovaniemi, in Santa Claus' Village. It's Christmas every day at Santa's Post Office, built of natural stone and AIHKI logs. More than half...
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novsco61
Mar 17, 2005
 
 
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How Far Is It?

Santa Claus' Village is cute. It's more geared toward kids. But if you're up there it's worth a peek. First of all, it gives you the opportunity to meet Santa Claus. As any Fin will attest the “Real”...
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Etoile2B
Mar 02, 2005

Auttinköngäs

Auttinköngäs a river canyon with waterfall formed millions of years ago and located on the River Auttijoki, which runs into the River Kemijoki. At the waterfall the river is in a tight rock...
Anunanu
Feb 11, 2005

Nature

I think that Finland is known about it's nature, so if somebody comes here, I think that he/she would have to see it! Thousands of lakes and forests... Actually let me think, Finland has only lakes...
Anunanu
Nov 28, 2004

Rovaniemi knows where Singapore is!

I live in one of the smallest country in the world, so you can imagine my delight and surprise when I saw a directional sign to Singapore! Yes, according to the marker, I was 9,934km away from home,...
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bpacker
Nov 18, 2004

Rovaniemen Markkinat

If you're in Rovaneimi in March or September, you'll find a local bazaar - the Rovaniemi Market -just next to the supermaket, not too far from the train station . You'll see a range of wares for sale,...
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bpacker
Nov 18, 2004

Visit a Reindeer Farm

A trek in the Finnish woods with our guide led to a big reindeer farm. Now, reindeer are protected creatures over here. There's no random shooting and each of these buggers are tagged. During the...
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bpacker
Nov 18, 2004

Enjoy real Finnish nature in peace

Vaattunkiköngäs rapids is a lovely place to spend a day outside with some friends. The best way would probably be to invite some of your friends who you've met during your visit in Finland and take...
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Fjord87
Nov 09, 2004

The biggest snow castle in the world!!

The Kemi Snowcastle is actually also a "tourist trap", but since most foreign tourists don't go to Kemi, it's more a tourist trap for Finnish tourists. The snowcastle itself is in the same place every...
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Fjord87
Nov 06, 2004

Top Hotels in Rovaniemi

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Korkalonkatu 29, (formerly Quality Hotel), Rovaniemi, Lapland, 96200, Finland
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Koskikatu 4, Rovaniemi, Lapland, 96200, Finland
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Pekankatu 9, Rovaniemi, Lapland, 96200, Finland
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Pohtimolammentie 203, Rovaniemi, 97220, Finland
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Koskikatu 23, Rovaniemi, Lapland, 96200, Finland
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Luppokeino 3, Luosto, Rovaniemi, Lapland, 99555, Finland
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Top Things to Do in Rovaniemi

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Bus from Rovaniemi to Ranua Zoo

Ranua Zoo is located 80 km away from Rovaniemi and it takes about an hour to get there by bus. The bus we will pick you up at your hotel and after the trip we return you to your place of stay. You can...
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"RRRRRRRRRRROOVANIEMI!!!"
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"Journey Along the Arctic Highway"
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"Rovaniemi"
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"Anunanu's Rovaniemi Page"
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"Santa Claus Home"
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