New Year in Lapland

Culture, tradition, Northern Lights and Arctic lifestyle
Charming countryside resort, exclusive villa with Northern Lights view

Imagine a faraway place, where nights brighten up like in the old legendary tales, and the spirits that come from the hidden world talk to you through their image in the sky. This place is called Lapland. Choose LappOne – The Five Senses Of Lapland and live through unique emotions in the Heart of Lapland. This land is rich in culture, history, traditions and untouched landscapes, easy to reach, yet far from mass tourism destinations. With a bit of luck, you can also see the mystical northern lights dance above your head, in a scenery you will never forget!

  • Group size: min 6 – max 14 people
  • Departure dates: 28 December 2020 – 2 January 2021
  • Difficulty: easy, suitable for all with normal physical shape
  • Weather: cold, with extremes between 0° and -25° C
  • Winter clothing: overall, shoes and woolen socks included in the price
  • Tour leader: English-speaking
  • Photographer: available upon request
  • Meals: half board + snack
  • Distance travelled: approximately 800 Km
  • Countries: Finland – Sweden
  • Main places visited: Haparanda, Kemi, Tornio, Kukkola, Aavasaksa
  • Highlights: Northern lights, husky safari, culture, ice, Arctic culture and lifestyle
  • Airport: Kemi-Tornio (KEM)

Day 1
Welcome to Lapland!

Arrival in Kemi airport and transfer to your charm lodges.

Welcome dinner

Day 2
Snowmobile and culture day

Snowmobile safari (optional activity, see prices)

We will then visit the fishermen village in Kukkola.

Day 3
Reindeers and Husky

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

Day 4
Day on ice and New Year's Party

Ice fishing and bathing in the frozen Tornio River! Relaxing sauna sessions and New Year’s Party…. but make it double!

Day 5
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 6
Goodbye Lapland

Transfer to the airport, end of the tour.

PRICES

  • Adults: €1990
  • Children 4-11 years old in extra bed €1390
  • Children 0-3 years old in cotbed: free of charge

SUPPLEMENTS

  • Single room: €190
  • Mini-apartment with own WC/shower and exclusive entrance (2-4 people): €100 per person
  • Transfer to/from Oulu, Luleå, Rovaniemi airports: €50 per person each way (min 4 people)
  • Snowmobile: €190 pp. Includes gear, fuel, insurance (own responsibility: €1000) and hot drink. Requires B driver license and normal physical shape.

 

The tour is suitable for people of all ages with normal shape.

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

  • outward and return flights
  • 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

Aurora?

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?

Recommended photo equipment, 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.

Activities

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.

New Year in Lapland

Trip Facts

  • 28th December 2020- 2nd January 2021
  • Starting from €1990

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.