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Aurora Borealis and Glass Igloo

5 days
4 nights

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PER PERSON:

Dec 10 and Dec 13
$ 1,575.00 (double occupancy)
$ 2,335.00 (single occupancy)
Dec 17
$ 1,660.00 (double occupancy)
$ 2,290.00 (single occupancy)
Dec 29 - New Year eve dinner included
$ 2,080.00 (double occupancy)
$ 2,835.00 (single occupancy)
other deprtures
$ 1,515.00 (double occupancy)
$ 2,270.00 (single occupancy)

Dates:

Dec 03, 2022 - Dec 07, 2022 
Dec 10, 2022 - Dec 14, 2022 
Dec 17, 2022 - Dec 21, 2022 
Dec 29, 2022 - Jan 02, 2023 
Jan 07, 2023 - Jan 11, 2023 
Jan 14, 2023 - Jan 18, 2023 
Jan 21, 2023 - Jan 25, 2023 
Jan 28, 2023 - Feb 01, 2023 
Feb 04, 2023 - Feb 08, 2023 
Feb 11, 2023 - Feb 15, 2023 
Feb 25, 2023 - Mar 01, 2023 
Dec 31, 1969 - Dec 31, 1969 
Mar 18, 2023 - Mar 22, 2023 

Hotels:

  • Rovaniemi - Scandic Rovaniemi or Pohjanhovi Hotel
  • Arctic Glass Igloo

Included:

3 overnights in the mentioned hotel or similar, with breakfast
1 overnight in a Glass Igloo/Glass villa, with breakfast
Farewell Dinner
New Year Eve Dinner on 12/29 departure
Transfer Rovaniemi - Santa Claus Village - Rovaniemi
Transfer Rovaniemi- Glass Igloo Hotel
Coach for the Ranua Zoo visit
English speaking escort
Activities and entrances:

  • Visit to the Santa Claus Village
  • Arctic Crossing Ceremony with a certificate
  • Reindeer Sledge Ride 1 km
  • Visit to a Husky Park
  • Husky Sledge Ride 3 km
  • Visit to the Ranua Zoo

Highlights & Experience:

  • Traditional Finnish Christmas Dinner
  • Crossing the Arctic Circle
  • Snowmobile tour, ice fishing, husky sledge ride, reindeer sledge ride
  • New Year’s Eve with fireworks in Stockholm

Optional Services:

Dinner Package (3 x dinners at a hotel) - $120 pp
Arrival and departure transfers - $270 (per car max 3 people)
Thermal clothes rental 3 days - $95
Snowmobile Safari 2 hrs (2 persons / snowmobile) - $110
Supplement (1 person/snowmobile) - $65
Aurora Borealis Picnic by bus (3 hrs) - $95
Aurora Borealis Snowmobile Safari (3 hrs) - $170

Itinerary:

This innovative program offers you what makes this destination so magical and enchanting. Combined with a bit of freedom to be able to customize your stay according to your wishes, you will start or end your tour on a high note with a night in glass igloo!

Day 1  : Arrival to Rovaniemi

Welcome to Finland – the Land of a thousand lakes

Arrival to Rovaniemi, the capital of the Finnish Lapland. Lapland is as close as reality gets to those who dream of a winter wonderland. Contrasts are a key factor in the allure of Lapland where 24-hour sunlight in the summer replaces the dark winter days. The hustle and bustle of towns; and ski resorts is just minutes away from the peace and quiet of the wild wilderness. Transfer on your own. (Private transfer can be pre-booked in advance). Overnight at Scandic Rovaniemi/Pohjanhovi hotel or similar.

Options: Private transfer
Day 2  : Rovaniemi

Santa's Village and the Reindeer Sleigh Ride

Breakfast in the hotel.
Start the day immersing yourself into the magic of Lapland. First stop today is the Santa Claus Village located on the Arctic Circle. You will participate in the traditional ceremony of crossing the Arctic Circle and receive a diploma certifying your visit. 

After the ceremony, you will experience a reindeer sled at the Santa Claus Village and enjoy a hot drink around the fire.

After the reindeer sled, free time for you to explore the village and meet the local star, the Santa Claus, in his official home. Free time for lunch.

You can also visit the Santa's post office to send a letter to yourself or a loved one, with the official stamp of Santa. Wander around the various souvenir shops and enjoy the magic atmosphere in the village. 

In the end of the day you will experience a reindeer sled at the Santa Claus Village and enjoy a hot drink around the fire. Transfer back to your hotel

Overnight at Scandic Rovaniemi/Pohjanhovi hotel or similar

Day 3  : Rovaniemi

Huskies and the Polar Zoo of Ranua

Breakfast in the hotel. Our first stop today is a Husky Farm, where you will learn all you need to know about huskies and their way of living. After the introduction and a short show, take the opportunity to get a ride through a mini husky safari (3 km) with a musher. After the ride you will have some time to meet and photograph these beautiful dogs; and ask all the questions you may have regarding this activity.

Free time for lunch.

Our next visit is to the northernmost zoo in the world – Ranua. Your guide will take you on a brisk walk outdoors to admire the Arctic wildlife in their genuine wilderness setting. Elk, reindeer, wolverines, arctic fox and of course the impressive polar bear can be found in the zoo. Free time to check out the shop with the famous Finnish Fazer chocolates. Return to your hotel.

Overnight at Scandic Rovaniemi/Pohjanhovi hotel or similar

Day 4  : Rovaniemi

The Night in a Glass Igloo

Breakfast in the hotel. Free day to enjoy Rovaniemi and its surroundings. Why not discover the magnificent Arktikum museum and learn about the Sami, original people of Lapland. 

Another option is to enjoy one of the many activities offered in the area. You can go shopping in town, or take a walk along the banks of the Ounasjoki River, to enjoy the winter landscapes of Lapland. Do not hesitate to ask your tour escort for advice, he is there to make sure you enjoy Lapland to the fullest. Free time for lunch.

Afternoon transfer for your magical stay under the starry skies in your heated 1st class glass Igloo.

Dinner and night in glass igloo and if you are lucky, you will have a first class seat from your warm bed to witness the magnificent Northern Lights.

Overnight at Arctic Glass Igloo or Santa Claus Igloo or Glass Villa in a Glass Resort.

Day 5  : Departure from Rovaniemi

Breakfast in the hotel. Enjoy the last moments in this magical place.
Transfer on your own to the airport (Private transfer can be pre-booked in advance).

Options: Private transfer