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Experience the winter magic of a Christmas in Lapland.
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Four nights accommodation, four breakfasts, four lunches, two dinners, Christmas Eve and Day Gala Dinner including one drink per person, private transfer from/to Rovaniemi airport, trip to Santa's Hideaway, Santa Claus Safari and a Snowfun Day with an English-speaking guide on a shared basis, Christmas Eve Tree and Gingerbread decorating activity at your hotel
23 - 27 December 2020
Make all of your childhood dreams come true with Christmas in Lapland. Decorate Christmas trees at Santa's Hideaway and enjoy a reindeer sleigh ride and meet Santa himself!
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Attend a special ceremony crossing the Arctic Circle
The chance to meet Santa at his Hideaway
Take a reindeer sleigh ride
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Arrive in Rovaniemi and transfer from the airport to your hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure before dinner at your hotel. (D)
Santa’s hidden hideaway is one of Lapland’s best-kept secrets, and you are invited to discover this magical place! Let your childlike spirit guide you through a fairylike forest to meet the little helpers of Santa; elves and forest animals. Santa himself has already taken off for his journey around the world, but he has left you a message to find. Join the elves and help to feed the forest birds and decorate Christmas trees, cross the Arctic Circle and enjoy a reindeer sleigh ride with Santa’s very own reindeer. After busy day preparing the hideaway for Christmas, the tables in the forest hut are set for a delicious and well-deserved Christmas Eve lunch. (B)(L)(D)
This morning after breakfast embark on a trip to the Snowfun site to experience all the activities possible in snow: mini snowmobiles for kids, medium sized snow cross snowmobiles and 4-wheeled forest scooters for everyone to enjoy! There are kick sledges, a toboggan run, ice golfing, snowshoes, and skies to try out. Form a team and take part in a snow hockey game. Hot drinks are served by the campfires throughout the stay. In a big kota tepee you can fry sausages and enjoy lovely hot soup. (B)(L)(D)
The day starts with a visit to a local reindeer farm where you will hear more about reindeer husbandry and Lappish culture. You can take a short reindeer ride and attend a special ceremony, crossing the Arctic Circle. In the afternoon the trip continues by car to Santa Claus Village with time to do shopping in Santa Claus Village. You will also have an opportunity to send postcards from Santa Claus' main post office. During the day you get to meet Santa Claus himself, attend a snowmobile safari and enjoy a delicious lunch in a cozy restaurant. (B)(L)(D)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward arrangements. (B)
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