Experience the ultimate storybook like holiday in the official hometown of Santa Claus, Rudolf the reindeer and the place where northern lights dance in the nights sky.
Welcome to Finland!
On your arrival at Helsinki Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel.
Private transfer with English-speaking driver to the hotel.
Check-in and spend the day to relax and unwind.
Overnight in Helsinki.
This morning, enjoy breakfast buffet served at your hotel and take your private transfer with English-speaking driver to Helsinki airport.
On your arival at Rovaniemi airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel. Private transfer with English-speaking driver to Arctic Snowhotel, Sinettä.
Get ready to experience the true wonder of Finnish Lapland, spending the night in a glass igloo. Staying overnight in a glass igloo feels like sleeping in the open, however inside the igloo it is as warm and cozy as a hotel room. The igloo village is set in an opening surrounded by pine trees, which creates ideal conditions for catching the Northern Lights, and enjoying starry skies.
This evening is spent enjoying the Arctic Snow Hotel facilities.
Overnight: Arctic Snowhotel & Glass Igloos (glass igloos)
After having breakfast at the hotel, depart Sinettä and private transfer with English speaking driver to your hotel in Rovaniemi.
Husky Safari in regular basis with English speaking guide After a short drive from town, you’ll arrive at a husky farm, where the friendly dogs will give you an enthusiastic welcome. Enjoy a 10km husky safari, total duration - 2.5 hours including transfers (husky drive approx. 1h 15mins)
Before departing on the safari, you will be given instruction on how to control the sleds. Once you return to the farm, enjoy some hot berry juice by an open fire and chat away with the head musher about these amazing northern animals.
In the evening, spend an Arctic evening in search of the Northern Lights.
AURORA BOREALIS ADVENTURE with an English speaking guide (21:00 – 01:00)
After stepping out of the car in the middle of nowhere, we walk down to a river experiencing the surrounding sleeping nature. We reach the best spot to see the northern sky. While enjoying the peace of nature we fry sausages surrounded by the great aroma of the fire. Before returning to civilization, we drop by a cozy old building “Poro-Pekan Pirtti”. The hosts warmly welcome us and show us their dwelling, which takes us into the past.
This relaxing escape will satisfy all the senses. Transfer to the wilderness and back by car (50 km one way).
Overnight in Rovaniemi.
Start your morning with a breakfast buffet served at your hotel and set out to experience the most popular safari that combines nature, culture and the spirit of Christmas.
Santa Claus safari with English speaking guide The day starts with a snowmobile safari to a reindeer farm where you will hear more about reindeer husbandry and Lappish culture. You can take a reindeer ride and attend a special Lapp ceremony of crossing the Arctic Circle.
In the afternoon the trip continues by car to Santa Claus Village with time to do shopping in Santa Claus Village. You will also have an opportunity to send postcards from Santa Claus main post office. During the day you get to meet Santa Claus himself and enjoy a delicious lunch in a cozy restaurant. And you will get a Diploma for crossing the Arctic Circle!
Overnight in Rovaniemi.
Enjoy breakfast served at your hotel and depart Rovaniemi in a private transfer with English speaking driver. Transfer to Sampo Icebreaker in Kemi, with en- route stop at Kemi Glass Villas to drop off the luggage.
After dropping off your luggage, you will be driven to Kemi Ajos Harbour to board your Sampo Icebreaker cruise.
Depart Kemi Ajos Harbour aboard the Sampo Icebreaker. The cruise on Sampo offers you the most exciting, memorable moments in the Arctic nature. Sampo is one of its kinds in the world – an Icebreaker offering most incredible four-hour- sea-adventure with icebreaking experience, delicious meal in the warmth of the Arctic Restaurant aboard, ice floating and guided tour around the vessel.
Before returning to the port, the ship will make a one-hour stop to participate in the swimming event, comfortably dressed in survival suits. At the end of this unique cruise experience, the crew will present the Sampo Cruise Certificate to each participant.
After the cruise, transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Kemi.
Enjoy breakfast buffet served at your hotel and take a private transfer by with English-speaking driver to Kemi airport.
Arrival at Helsinki Airport and private transfer with English- speaking driver to the hotel. Check-in guaranteed from 3pm.
Overnight in Helsinki.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and check-out.
Private transfer with English-speaking driver to Helsinki airport to board your flight back home. Say good bye and take home beautiful memories of Finland.
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