Experience the magic of Lapland in winter.
Spend three nights at the cosy Ounasvaaran Lakituvat Log Cabins and enjoy a range of exciting winter activities in the snow-drenched forest landscape. Discover how elves spend their days preparing for Christmas in Santa’s Secret Forest or hunt for the aurora borealis far from city lights and learn how to take photos of the amazing spectacle. Speed across the glistening wilderness on a snowmobile safari and say hello to huskies and reindeer at local farms.
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Arrive in Rovaniemi airport where you will be greeted by your guide. Take a private transfer from the airport to Ounasvaaran Lakituvat Log Cabins. Enjoy dinner in the chalet or at the Royal Reindeer restaurant depending on time of arrival. (D)
Enjoy breakfast at the Royal Reindeer restaurant, just 200m from the cabins. Visit Santapark in the morning and in the afternoon, transfer by guided bus to Joulukka, Santa Claus’ Secret Forest. In the forest, discover how Elves are spending their days in Santa Claus’ Secret Forest and join them at the legendary Elf School. After graduating from the course, your new friends will lead you to the Fairytale Path, which takes you to the best kept secret of the Elves - Santa´s Secret Command Centre. If you are on your best behaviour, you have a chance to peek into the Command Centre where the Elves are already busy preparing for Christmas, and meet Santa Claus himself! Return to the chalets for dinner served at the Royal Reindeer Restaurant. (B,D)
This day is free for you to relax in your private sauna or to embark on exhilarating optional excursions. Perhaps head out on a two hour snowmobile safari with your guide, visit a reindeer farm and take a self-driven reindeer sleigh ride or visit a husky farm to mush through the snowy forest on a self-driven husky safari. In the evening, you can also opt to hunt for the elusive Northern Lights by bus and learn more about how to set your own camera for night photography. (B, D)
Enjoy your final breakfast in the Royal Reindeer Restaurant and then take a guided bus transfer from your accommodation to the airport for your return flight. (B)