Authentic Christmas in Lapland

Imagine a faraway, untouched place, where at night the sky is tinged with wonderful colours and the legend of the spirits communicating from the over world echo in the words of the local people: that place does exist: it is called Lapland!

Set off with LappOne-The five senses of Lapland to experience unique and unforgettable emotions in the pristine valley of the Tornio River, on the border between Swedish and Finnish Lapland, in a land untouched by mass tourism, rich in culture, history, traditions and wonderful landscapes.
This tour is designed for those who want to experience the atmosphere of authentic Christmas in Lapland outside the tourist routed, in an absolutely isolated setting, and with wonderful experiences suitable for everyone.

  • Meals: full board: continental buffet breakfast, light snack and dinner are included every da
  • Activities: husky, reindeer, day on ice, sauna and hot tub, fishermen village visit, snowmobile safari, Christmas tree
  • Difficulty: suitable for everyone, including children, in normal physical shape and without walking impairments
  • Climate: arctic, ranging from cold and humid to very cold and dry. Temperature extremes: 0oC to -30oC
  • Winter gear: included, available through the whole tour
  • Transfer: private VIP minibus or vehicle with dedicated driver
  • Tour leader: English-speaking
  • Distance covered: around 600 km
  • Countries: Finland – Sweden
  • Arrival and departure airport: Kemi-Tornio (KEM), Finland (transfer to/from the airport: 1h)
Day 1
Welcome to Lapland

Welcome to Hulkoff, your stay in a rural resort. Welcome dinner and possibility of first aurora safari

Day 2
Xmas Tree and Santa

Let’s decorate the Xmas tree, the Lapland way! We will then meet the real Santa Claus. Relax in sauna

Day 3
Reindeers and husky!

Visit to a reindeer farm and then safari husky (dogsledding). Typical dinner at the husky lodge.

Day 4
Arctic Landscapes and Shaman rituals

Transfer to Jouksengi where we will cross the Polar Circle.

Meet the Lapland’s Shaman and be mesmerised by her ritual.

Day 5
Goodbye Lapland

Transfer to the airport, end of the tour.

Day 6
Optional day: Snowmobile

Snowmobile safari, visit to the local fishermen village.

PRICES

  • Adults: €1390
  • Children 4-11 €990
  • Children 0-3 in additional bed: free of charge

SUPPLEMENTS

  • Single room: €190
  • Mini-apartment with own WC/shower and exclusive entrance (2-4 people): €100 per person

 

The tour is suitable for people of all ages. Children up to 3 years old travel free of charge.
Supplement for optional day: €490 (adults), €390 (children)

Supplement for transfer to/from Oulu, Luleå, Rovaniemi airports: €50 per person each way (min 4 people)

What's included?

  • Accommodation as described
  • All listed meals, including water, coffee and tea
  • All listed activities
  • All transfer in private vehicle
  • Entrance tickets for included activities
  • Rental of arctic clothes (boots, overall, socks) for the duration of the tour
  • English-speaking tour leader

What's not included

  • Return flights from your home airport
  • Airport tax
  • Compulsory travel insurance
  • Snowmobile (optional activity: €190 adults, €90 children)
  • Alcoholic or soft drinks
  • Extras (souvenirs, etc.)
  • Everything that is not explicitly mentioned in the tour program

Information

Northern Lights?

Northern lights are unpredictable natural phenomenon, and In spite of our experience we cannot guarantee that you will be able to observe them. However, we will do our best so that the observation chances are greatest. Our photography guides will assist you throughout your stay so as to get the best shots in every situation.

Photos?

should you wish to take pictures, we recommend a reflex or last-generation mirrorless camera, a wide angle lens (under 30 mm) supporting aperture f2.8 or lower, a tripod and a rucksack for easy transportation of your photo equipment.

Weather?

Please note: activities can be swapped, shortened or cancelled due to weather conditions. In the unlikely case of activity cancellation we will do our best to replace the cancelled activity with another one of similar value. No refund will be due in any case due to weather.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Authentic Christmas in Lapland

Trip Facts

  • Throughout December 2020, guaranteed departures: 3, 10, 17, 22 December 2020
  • Starting from €1390

Want to know more? Write an e-mail to
info@lappone.com or contact us via the form on the left side of the page.