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Sights Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Village

You can meet Santa Claus and cross the magical Arctic Circle every day at the Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi.

Sights Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Office

Santa Claus Office is the official place to meet Santa in Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle.

Children Santa Claus' Main Post Office
Santa Claus' Main Post Office

Santa Claus’ Main Post Office is the only official post office of Santa Claus. Here you can feel the Christmas spirit every day of the year and be served by the merry post office elves in several languages!

Children SantaPark
SantaPark

Underneath the Arctic Circle, deep beneath the ground, lies Santa's secret cavern where it's Christmas all year round!

Sights Arktikum
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Arktikum

Arktikum is a museum and a science centre. Arktikum exhibitions lead guests on an adventure to Finnish Lapland and the Arctic region.

Sights Science Centre Pilke
Science Centre Pilke

Science Centre Pilke tells stories about the northern forests and the many connections we have with them.

Nature Ounasvaara Ski Resort
Ounasvaara Ski Resort

Ounasvaara is a family outdoor resort close by the city of Rovaniemi at the Arctic Circle.

Sights Ranua Wildlife Park
Ranua Wildlife Park

Ranua Wildlife Park offers tourists and nearby inhabitants the opportunity to observe arctic animals throughout the year, in an as authentic environment for the animals as possible.

Children Santa Claus Secret Forest - Joulukka
Santa Claus Secret Forest - Joulukka

Santa Claus Secret Forest is an exclusive destination where you can experience the magic of Christmas either privately or in small groups.

Children Mrs. Santa Claus' Christmas Cottage
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Mrs. Santa Claus' Christmas Cottage

Mrs. Santa Claus is delighted to meet visitors from all around the world and to have a pleasant chat with each and every guest.

Children Elf’s Farmyard
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Elf’s Farmyard

Welcome to meet our cute reindeer, alpacas, llamas, bunnies, sheep, goats, horse and different birds.

Children Arctic Circle Husky Park
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Arctic Circle Husky Park

Come and meet the genuine Siberian Huskies and their puppies! 

Sights Santa Claus Reindeer
Santa Claus Reindeer

Käyntikohde joka tarjoaa poroajeluita ja elämyksiä ympäri vuoden Joulupukin porojen kanssa, Joulupukin Pajakylässä.

Sights Snowman World
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Snowman World

Snowman World is a unique snow and ice world, situated in Santa Claus Village on the Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi, Finland.

Sights Santa Claus City Office
Santa Claus City Office

Discover Santa´s artistic side in Santa Claus City Office, right in the very heart of Rovaniemi City.

Children Santasport pool area
Santasport pool area

Santasport pool area is ideal for competitive swimmers, aquatics, swim schools, and recreational swimming.

Children Santasport Bowling Alley
Santasport Bowling Alley

Santasport has a 12-lane bowling alley with an automated scoring system that guarantees a relaxed bowling experience for the entire team.

Children Roiske - centre of summer activities
Roiske - centre of summer activities

From our watersport activities you can choose huge floating waterpark, SUP-boards, kayaks, rowing boats, electric surfboards, wakeboarding and of course the most Finnish thing besides these - a sauna!

Sights Climbing gym and Yoga studio Väki
Climbing gym and Yoga studio Väki

Experience indoor climbing and relaxing yoga at Climbing gym and Yoga studio Väki

Children Rollohalli Adventure and Activity Park
Rollohalli Adventure and Activity Park

Under one large roof you will find trampolines, obstacle courses and slides.  The park is divided into age groups so that "speed monsters" of all ages and levels are guaranteed to find the right amount of challenge and fun.

Children Kotatieva Winter Leisure Park
Kotatieva Winter Leisure Park

Kotatieva Winter Leisure Park is a destination where you can experience winter fun in a peaceful, genuine environment. We have a unique forest ice-skating track and much more! Kotatieva is an ideal day trip destination: we’re located only 10 kilometres from Rovaniemi centre, and we provide a transportation.

Children Angry Birds Activity Park
Angry Birds Activity Park

Children of all ages, and children at heart, can come and enjoy the fun, inspired by Angry Bird figures. The open-air playground is located within walking distance from the city centre.

Sights Winter tours to the Amethyst Mine
Winter tours to the Amethyst Mine

Lampivaara Amethyst Mine, located in Pyhä-Luosto national park, is a fascinating travel destination all year round. Visitors are welcome!

Children Ounasvaara scenery lift & summer sled track
Ounasvaara scenery lift & summer sled track

Ounasvaara Sled Track is an exciting way to descend the huge hill landscape. The scenery lift also takes you down, if you just want to enjoy the fantastic views.

Children Arctic Adventure Park Huima
Arctic Adventure Park Huima

Experience a great adventure and see the Lappish nature from totally different angle - from the tree tops of Ounasvaara!

Provided By in Adventure Park Huima

Sights Summer tours to the Amethyst Mine
Summer tours to the Amethyst Mine

Lampivaara Amethyst Mine, located in Pyhä-Luosto national park, is a fascinating travel destination all year round. The amethyst of Lampivaara fell was born 2 000 million years ago in the bowels of the ancient mountains. There is now a gem mine on the top of the hill that will sustain for the hundreds of years. Visitors are welcome!

6th of December, Independence Day in Finland ❤️ #visitfinland #visitrovaniemi
6th of December, Independence Day in Finland ❤️ #visitfinland #visitrovaniemi
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Magic moments at the Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi ❤️#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #arcticcircle #lapland #finland @ourfinland
Magic moments at the Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi ❤️#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #arcticcircle #lapland #finland @ourfinland
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Enjoying the winter and snowy landscape in Rovaniemi #visitrovaniemi #iceskating #rovaniemichristmas #winter #arcticlifestyle #arcticcircle #lapland #visitfinland
Enjoying the winter and snowy landscape in Rovaniemi #visitrovaniemi #iceskating #rovaniemichristmas #winter #arcticlifestyle #arcticcircle #lapland #visitfinland
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@tuiuk, our long term Winter Holiday Partner and true Lapland Specialist, has given the name ”Rovaniemi” to one of the aircrafts. More than 28,000 excited British holidaymakers will make their way from six different regional airports to the most Christmassy place on earth, Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus. We welcome you with open arms! #visitrovaniemi #lapland #TUIUK #collaboration #finavia #visitfinland #lapland #travel #tourism #flight
@tuiuk, our long term Winter Holiday Partner and true Lapland Specialist, has given the name ”Rovaniemi” to one of the aircrafts. More than 28,000 excited British holidaymakers will make their way from six different regional airports to the most Christmassy place on earth, Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus. We welcome you with open arms! #visitrovaniemi #lapland #TUIUK #collaboration #finavia #visitfinland #lapland #travel #tourism #flight
@tuiuk, our long term Winter Holiday Partner and true Lapland Specialist, has given the name ”Rovaniemi” to one of the aircrafts. More than 28,000 excited British holidaymakers will make their way from six different regional airports to the most Christmassy place on earth, Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus. We welcome you with open arms! #visitrovaniemi #lapland #TUIUK #collaboration #finavia #visitfinland #lapland #travel #tourism #flight
@tuiuk, our long term Winter Holiday Partner and true Lapland Specialist, has given the name ”Rovaniemi” to one of the aircrafts. More than 28,000 excited British holidaymakers will make their way from six different regional airports to the most Christmassy place on earth, Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus. We welcome you with open arms! #visitrovaniemi #lapland #TUIUK #collaboration #finavia #visitfinland #lapland #travel #tourism #flight
@tuiuk, our long term Winter Holiday Partner and true Lapland Specialist, has given the name ”Rovaniemi” to one of the aircrafts. More than 28,000 excited British holidaymakers will make their way from six different regional airports to the most Christmassy place on earth, Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus. We welcome you with open arms! #visitrovaniemi #lapland #TUIUK #collaboration #finavia #visitfinland #lapland #travel #tourism #flight
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Snowman World opens an Ice Disco 6th of December! The Ice Disco is a fun place for adults, in below zero temperature! In the Ice Disco you can enjoy drinks from a frozen ice glass, while you dance at the Ice bar! The age limit is 18 years. For more information go to @snowmanworldlapland #visitrovaniemi #arcticcircle #icedisco
Snowman World opens an Ice Disco 6th of December! The Ice Disco is a fun place for adults, in below zero temperature! In the Ice Disco you can enjoy drinks from a frozen ice glass, while you dance at the Ice bar! The age limit is 18 years. For more information go to @snowmanworldlapland #visitrovaniemi #arcticcircle #icedisco
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Surprise your loved ones. Writing letters or cards via traditional post or sending warm wishes digitally. What do you prefer?
#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemichristmas #rovaniemi #arcticcircle #elf #finland #lapland #christmas
#santapark
Surprise your loved ones. Writing letters or cards via traditional post or sending warm wishes digitally. What do you prefer? #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemichristmas #rovaniemi #arcticcircle #elf #finland #lapland #christmas #santapark
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