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Celebrations & Happenings

Rovaniemi, the Official Hometown of Santa Claus, is a perfect place to celebrate special holidays like Christmas, New Year or Midsummer.
Join the celebration by attending Rovaniemi’s many parties and happenings. Find all the options below.

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Finnish Christmas with Santa Claus, 3 hours (Private Tour) Provided by Happy Fox Oy
From 780,00 EUR
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Finnish Christmas with Santa Claus, 3 hours (Private Tour)

Experience a traditional Finnish Christmas Dinner and meet Santa Claus in private.

From 780,00 EUR
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MYSTICAL NEW YEAR’S PARTY 31.12, Rovaniemi Provided by Lapland Safaris AC Ltd
From 105,00 EUR
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MYSTICAL NEW YEAR’S PARTY 31.12, Rovaniemi

Welcome in the New Year on the Arctic Circle like you’ve never done before!

From 105,00 EUR
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TRIP TO SANTA’S HIDEAWAY 24.12, Rovaniemi Provided by Lapland Safaris AC Ltd
From 157,00 EUR
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TRIP TO SANTA’S HIDEAWAY 24.12, Rovaniemi

Discover Santa’s secret spot and join his helpers on the Christmas fun!

From 157,00 EUR
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DINNER IN SNOWLAND IGLOO-RESTAURANT 26.12, Rovaniemi Provided by Lapland Safaris AC Ltd
From 141,00 EUR
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DINNER IN SNOWLAND IGLOO-RESTAURANT 26.12, Rovaniemi

Dine in a truly arctic atmosphere on ice tables and chairs

From 141,00 EUR
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SNOWFUN DAY 25.12, Rovaniemi Provided by Lapland Safaris AC Ltd
From 122,00 EUR
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SNOWFUN DAY 25.12, Rovaniemi

Fun in the snow for the whole family with lots of activities!

From 122,00 EUR
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Arctic Lifestyle Safari houses
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Arctic Lifestyle

Arctic Lifestyle is a safari house and program service company based in Rovaniemi, Finland. We aim to provide unforgettable experiences for our customers through the spell of Lappish nature, first class equipment and experienced staff.

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Happy Fox Safari houses
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Happy Fox

Welcome to the Happy Fox family. We are small local family company situated at Rovaniemi. We provide year round nature activities.

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Lapland Safaris Safari houses
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Lapland Safaris

Lapland Safaris are specialists in Lapland’s nature and the Lappish lifestyle. We draw inspiration from the local history and day-to-day ‘Lappishness’. The stories and legends relating to these form the basis of the programme packages offered to our customers.

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Lapland Welcome Safari houses
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Lapland Welcome

Lapland Welcome is a pioneer company in Lapland, which has been providing nature holidays and activities in Finland for about 20 years. We are called Nature and Aurora Experts of Lapland, merged with the talented activity organizer.

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Nordic Odyssey Safari houses
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Nordic Odyssey

Nordic Odyssey is a new tour operator company based in Rovaniemi and specialised in providing memorable & unique experiences to travellers visiting Lapland. We offer high-quality guided services in English and in French, at the best price!

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Nordic Unique Travels Safari houses
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Nordic Unique Travels

Nordic Unique Travels is a new tourism company located in the threshold of the Arctic: Rovaniemi. Each of our safaris have been handcrafted to maximize positive customer experiences and our catalog consists of over 65 daily tours.

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Safartica Safari houses
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Safartica

We provide our own nature activities such as snowmobile-, husky- and reindeer safaris, Northern Light tours, ice floating, snowshoeing and much more.

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Santa Claus Secret Forest – Joulukka Christmas & Santa Claus
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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. Our weekly departures are available from November to January, and the private programs are organized by request all year round.

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Same @arktikumofficial, different season 💫 Which one you like more, summer or winter? 

#arktikum #summer #summer2022 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #lapland #arcticcircle #northernlights
Same @arktikumofficial, different season 💫 Which one you like more, summer or winter? 

#arktikum #summer #summer2022 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #lapland #arcticcircle #northernlights
Same @arktikumofficial, different season 💫 Which one you like more, summer or winter? #arktikum #summer #summer2022 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #lapland #arcticcircle #northernlights
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It's 27 degrees of celsius today in Rovaniemi, Lapland – perfect time to spend the day on our fresh and cool river Kemijoki and river Ounasjoki 💦

#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #lapland #summer2022 #summer #SUP #visitfinland
It's 27 degrees of celsius today in Rovaniemi, Lapland – perfect time to spend the day on our fresh and cool river Kemijoki and river Ounasjoki 💦 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #lapland #summer2022 #summer #SUP #visitfinland
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Beautiful and hot week ahead in Rovaniemi! Let's enjoy the heat of Arctic Summer 💦💦

#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #arcticsummer #summer2022 #lapland #naturelovers
Beautiful and hot week ahead in Rovaniemi! Let's enjoy the heat of Arctic Summer 💦💦

#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #arcticsummer #summer2022 #lapland #naturelovers
Beautiful and hot week ahead in Rovaniemi! Let's enjoy the heat of Arctic Summer 💦💦 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #arcticsummer #summer2022 #lapland #naturelovers
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A bunch of birch branches? Nope. This one is "saunavihta" or "saunavasta" in Finnish. An essential sauna tool. It's used in the sauna to enhance the effect of heat by beating onself with it. 

Midsummer celebration continues here in Rovaniemi, Lapland, and we guess that saunavihtas are in use in many Finnish cabins today! 🍃🍃

#visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #sauna #finnishsauna #visitfinland #arcticsummer
A bunch of birch branches? Nope. This one is "saunavihta" or "saunavasta" in Finnish. An essential sauna tool. It's used in the sauna to enhance the effect of heat by beating onself with it. Midsummer celebration continues here in Rovaniemi, Lapland, and we guess that saunavihtas are in use in many Finnish cabins today! 🍃🍃 #visitrovaniemi #rovaniemi #sauna #finnishsauna #visitfinland #arcticsummer
7 days ago
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Happy Midsummer! Hyvää juhannusta! 

Rovaniemi and it's most famous resident celebrate summer solstice today and tomorrow ☀️

#midsummer #rovaniemi #visitrovaniemi #santaclaus #summer2022 #arcticsummer #visitfinland 

#mids
Happy Midsummer! Hyvää juhannusta! Rovaniemi and it's most famous resident celebrate summer solstice today and tomorrow ☀️ #midsummer #rovaniemi #visitrovaniemi #santaclaus #summer2022 #arcticsummer #visitfinland #mids
1 week ago
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Traveling by an overnight train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an experience on its own! 

👍🏼 The train is comfortable and excellent place to chat with people

👍🏼You can take your pets, bicycles or even your car on this train

👍🏼It's environmental-friendly

Check tickets & time tables from @vrmatkalla / www.vr.fi 

#visitrovaniemi #train #nighttrain #visitfinland #travelgram #rovaniemi #arcticcircle
Traveling by an overnight train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an experience on its own! 👍🏼 The train is comfortable and excellent place to chat with people 👍🏼You can take your pets, bicycles or even your car on this train 👍🏼It's environmental-friendly Check tickets & time tables from @vrmatkalla / www.vr.fi #visitrovaniemi #train #nighttrain #visitfinland #travelgram #rovaniemi #arcticcircle
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