Get to know Finnish culture! Rovaniemi has unique local lifestyle and rich culture. Live as a local and work with your own hands with a local artists and get to know the local style of living. Rovaniemi appreciates its traditions that function as a base for various activities. Find all doings related to life in Rovaniemi and city’s culture below.
Are you ready to get your gold?
Craft your own reindeer antler.
Experience healing power of nature by hiking and yoga in the nature.
The privat Finnish home sauna and the instructed use of traditional folklore herbs and natural products is combined for 1-4 people.
Experience this unforgettable trip picking berries or mushrooms in a clean, Lappish forest, where you get to taste berries directly from the twig.
Experience the excitement of treasure hunting and a one of a kind boat trip at Ounasjoki river.
Learn the basics of superfoods – blueberries and cloudberries are waiting to be picked up!
Brewery tour and tasting
Gain insight into Finland’s customs and culture on this 3-hour private handcraft workshop with a Lappish family, from Rovaniemi. Visit a Lappish log-built home near Rovaniemi with a guide, and meet a local family practised in the traditional art of reindeer antler-carving. Gain insight into this traditional and sustainable art, and learn of the uses […]
This guided tour is organized every Thursday afternoon at 13:00 at Korundi art museum. The guided tour in English language takes one hour. Korundi is the modern art museum of Rovaniemi. The museum is one of the most interesting buildings in Rovaniemi, and is housed an old historic garage building adjusted to 21th century needs. […]
Experience the healing effects of the forest, herbs and log sauna with herbal bath for feet or treatment for hands.
You will be guided in an insightful and entertaining fashion, and will experience various objects, installations, pictures and maps about Lapland, Finland and the Arctic. You will learn how animals and humans, for example the indigenous Sámi people, live in the Arctic climate. How does climate change affect the Arctic, and how will environmental changes […]
City: Rovaniemi Sites: Alvar Aalto in Rovaniemi Experiences: Library, town hall, post war reconstruction of Rovaniemi Duration: 1 hour, with an optional of extension of 1 hour For groups. Minimum amount of participants is 2 persons The Administrative and Cultural Center of Rovaniemi is the essence of Rovaniemi’s post war reconstruction as designed by Alvar […]
Fun photoshoot dressed in Finnish costumes
Together with Paula, you will have the opportunity to make a genuine reindeer leather souvenir for yourself.
Let us take you around to see the places where the locals like to take their friends and family, get to know your guide and local lifestyle.
Imagine a deep lush forest full of juicy sun-kissed berries and meaty mushrooms, which you can use to prepare a tasty dinner.
Come and visit us for a day of relaxation and enjoyment! This is very lovely combition where you can really relax, enjoy of your life, beautiful nature and lovely furry friends. After this you will feel yourself refreshed and happy.
Classic snow fun on Ounasvaara hill!
The Forestry museum is located in a very quiet and nature like environment outside of the city centre of Rovaniemi. The museum houses various old log buildings. In the buildings is an abundance of objects and pictures displayed to tell about the life of lumberjacks and log floaters of yesteryear in Lapland. Combined with the […]
Are you the next hero of the arctic? Can you survive in snow? Come and try the playfull survival contest with your family and friends!
Visit art gallery with works from local artists and photo studio of local photographer Kaisa Sirén
guided tour to Rovaniemi administrative and cultural centre designed by Alvar Aalto
Feel the healing effects of the forest, herbs and log sauna with herbal bath for feet or treatment for hands. After the sauna we’ll serve you traditional Finnish meal.
Experience a traditional Finnish Christmas Dinner and meet Santa Claus.
Brewery tour and tasting
Lapland is the world’s largest contiguous area for picking organic berries and mushrooms.
A Frank Idea provides high quality, entertaining, insightful and interesting guided tours in and around Rovaniemi with a focus on history, art, architecture and culture.
Access Lapland is a company specialized in providing premium quality winter activities on snow and ice. We offer guided tours and private guiding around Rovaniemi.
Apukka Resort, only 15 mins drive from Rovaniemi city centre, is combining unique, innovative experiences with traditions and true, unspoiled nature. The location between two lakes, makes the venue not only the best place to see Northern Lights, but to do lot of activities all year round.
Arctic Joy is a Rovaniemi based company that focuses on nature, wellbeing and sustainability.
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.
Come and experience our fairytale-like snow buildings and ice sculptures, even if you do not intend to stay overnight.
We are Aini and Pekka Ojala, the proud entrepreneurs of B&B Kotitie. We offer our expertise in providing you with our health beneficial services and a glimpse into the life of a regular Finnish family.
Bliss Adventure is an Arctic adventure and outdoor agency. With us, you can learn and enjoy ice climbing, fatbiking, Aurora Borealis photography, wilderness skiing and Arctic survival skills.
Experience more, explore arctic nature and local traditions with our Doers. From our site you will find authentic Lapland experiences with locals.
Easy Travel Ltd is a leading Finnish and Scandinavian DMC in the Nordic countries. We provide memorable travel experiences and VIP services including tours, safaris, transportation and accommodation for thousands of tourists visiting our beautiful Northern countries.
Elves Event stands for experiences we design to make your Lapland adventure unique and engaging. Workshops, local pastries, hot drinks, and music, make us a stop you don’t wanna miss!
Welcome to the Happy Fox family. We are small local family company situated at Rovaniemi. We provide year round nature activities.
Helios Tour provides professional, personalised, and most importantly, highly enjoyable, destination management services throughout Finland for individual clients, tourist groups, VIP clients and for all other.
Hornwork Handicrafts A. Kangasniemi offers visits to their handicraft workshop and Lappish home!
Warmly welcome to our family husky home and retreat! Here you can experience husky safaris – sled riding – so that you can drive yourself, skiing in the silent forest, husky hiking, canoeing and yoga.
We have operated for over 30 years as a producer of activity services and as a destination management company (DMC). Our base in Ylläs is our Safari House in the Ylläsjärvi resort. Kylmämaa is the only local activity programme company in Ylläsjärvi.
Established in 1995, Lapland Incoming is the Lapland expert with a proficiency within group travel and big demanding charter groups. We can guarantee that everything related to the trip is managed in a professional way with personalized and creative approach.
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.
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.
At LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier we invite you to visit our atelier and attend one of our handicraft master classes. In this place we value tradition, working only with your hands and enjoying the breath of old times.
Mummola Travels is a home of a young family that lives together with three generations on a Lappish farm. We offer full day and all inclusive experience to get familiar with Finnish culture, seasonal activities, nature, food and traditional handicrafts with a Lappish twist!
Outdoor minded tours that specialize in nature, journeys and adventures that makes you and your kids dump digital devices to focus on the here and now.
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.
NortsaV Tours is experienced travel company located at the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi – capital of Finnish Lapland. We offer attractive Winter and Summer tours in the land of the Northern Lights and the Midnight Sun.
We are reindeer herder family from Finnish Lapland. With us you get to know the real reindeer herder family's traditional, calm, but modern reindeer herding culture.
You are warmly welcomed to spend a stress-free day with us on our reindeer farm, Porohaka! We are a small reindeer herding family in Rovaniemi, Lapland.
Guided mountain biking tours and MTB-rentals in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland.
We provide our own nature activities such as snowmobile-, husky- and reindeer safaris, Northern Light tours, ice floating, snowshoeing and much more.
Santa Claus Holiday Village right on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland, offers everything you could want for your dream holiday: high-quality accommodation, a wide range of activities, fantastic food and drinks, shopping, the chance to meet Santa Claus and much more!
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.
We want to offer you a comfortable and peaceful experience with various activities. Santa´s Adventures - Your guide to the Top!
In the covers of Lapland’s clean and magnificent nature, lies Sirmakko reindeer farm just on the edge of the beautiful lake called Perunkajärvi. In the reindeer farm’s area you can find the Kota-restaurant, the magnificent panorama sauna and jacuzzi, and the genuine reindeer farm.
To travel is our passion and we for sure know the best hidden places in Finland, Sweden and Norway and we are more than ready to share them with you.
Sunny Safari is a high quality, experienced and customized local safari activities provider. We always focus to organize enjoyable and memorable programs to customers.
Visit Lapland Tours are specialized in offering Arctic authentic activities such as Northern Light Hunting, leisure trips and Outdoor activities.
We offer simple and relaxing activities in our cabin at Norvajärvi. Such as Aurora spa, which includes sauna, hot tub, ice swimming and tasty local food at Lappish warm hut.
Wild Nordic Finland is a travel company providing accommodation, outdoor activities and program packages for individual travellers, groups, incentive and tour operator customers.
Wildlife Safaris is a Ranua based Safari House and program provider and it is located in the immediate vicinity of Ranua Wildlife Park.