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Lapland: Family Christmas in Finnish Lapland

Discover a winter wonderland on our Lapland Christmas Family Holiday

Discover a winter wonderland on our Lapland Christmas Family Holiday

What Makes Me Mighty Fine

  • Thrilling, five day, festive family break at the Lapland Igloo Village, featuring a night in a family-sized glass igloo and the chance to meet Santa
  • Spend three nights over Christmas in a cosy log cabin and a night is a stunning glass igloo looking out for the Northern Lights
  • Enjoy a host of special Christmas touches including tree decorating, a Christmas Eve service, a Gala Dinner and a meeting with Santa
  • Come face-to-face with Rudolph as you enjoy a magical reindeer sleigh ride
  • Make the most of your wonderful wilderness, Northern Lights location
  • Specialist Winter clothing provided throughout the stay, including thermal overalls, boots and balaclava for the activities.

The ultimate festive break for families who want to experience the traditions of Finland, enjoy thrilling activities, meet Santa and spend a night in a glass igloo, this Lapland Christmas Family Holiday has it all.

Situated high in the Arctic Circle, in the North East of Finnish Lapland, the Kakslauttanen Igloo Village enjoys a beautiful setting in Saariskela. Here you’ll find the cosiest of log cabins, amazing glass and ice igloos and a selection of ice buildings including an ice gallery, an ice chapel and bar as well as the world’s largest snow restaurant.

This five day Lapland Christmas Family Holiday sees you spending three nights in a log cabin and a night in a heated glass igloo for four. During the daytime you will enjoy a host of organised activities as well as ample free time to take things at your own pace. You’ll receive a visit from Santa on Christmas Eve, enjoy a festive sleigh ride on Boxing Day and, to finish off your holiday in style, you’ll be hoping to see the Aurora from the comfort of your glass igloo, on the last night of your stay. How’s that for a family Christmas you’ll treasure for years to come?

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  • Day 1 - Arrival: 23rd December

    Discover a winter wonderland on our Lapland Christmas Family Holiday - Arrival: 23rd December

    On arrival at Ivalo, you will transfer to the fabulous Igloo Village Santa Resort for the start of your Lapland Christmas Family Holiday. Take time to settle into your log cabin which boasts its own sauna and a roaring log fire to warm you up at the end of each thrilling day. You will spend the first three nights of your break in your log cabin before checking out for your final night in an amazing glass igloo.

    Meals included:Dinner
  • Day 2 - Christmas Eve : Meet the Man in Red

    Christmas Eve : Meet the Man in Red

    What better way to get your Lapland Christmas Family Holiday off to a flying start than by exploring the amazing Santa Village where you’ll find out all about the magic of the season? After lunch, there’s a spot of tree decorating on the schedule and then, late afternoon, you will travel the 2km to Tieva Chapel for a traditional Christmas Eve service which is sure to add a real sense of tradition to your festive experience. Back at base, there’s a Finnish Christmas Eve Dinner to enjoy and mid-evening, rumour has it that you can expect a visit from a rather special guest with a long white beard and a charmingly jolly disposition!

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3 - Christmas Day

    Christmas Day

    Merry Christmas! The big day has arrived on our Lapland Christmas Family Holiday and, as this season is all about togetherness, we’re giving you some free time today to keep your own family traditions alive. Should you want to get out and about, there’s a host of optional (chargeable) activities to enjoy, meaning you can make this special day as active or as relaxing as you choose.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 4 - Boxing Day Winter Activities and Glass Igloo

    Boxing Day Winter Activities and Glass Igloo

    This morning, on your Lapland Christmas Family Holiday, you will check out of your log cabin and store your luggage, packing an overnight bag for your stay in the glass igloo tonight. Once prepared, you will set off on an amazing reindeer sleigh ride through the beautiful countryside. If you prefer, you can upgrade this experience to a husky sled safari and meet these wonderful creatures before they take you on an amazing journey through the snow. But no matter how you travel, you can be sure that you will return just in time to check into your amazing four person glass igloo where you will spend the night, scouring the skies for sightings of the Aurora and creating magical family memories which will stay with you for years to come.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5 - 27th December: Departure

    27th December:  Departure

    All good things must come to an end and, sadly, today you have to say goodbye to the Igloo Village at the end of your Lapland Christmas Family Holiday. Were you lucky enough to see the Aurora? How excited were your little ones on meeting Santa? Whatever your favourite aspect of this holiday, you are sure to be travelling home with some simply wonderful memories.

    Meals included:Breakfast


  • Return international flights from London Heathrow
  • Escorted airport transfers
  • Three nights' accommodation in a log cabin
  • One night's accommodation in a glass igloo
  • The following activities and excursions, as per the itinerary:
    • Reindeer sleigh ride
    • Christmas program
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • Specialist Winter clothing provided throughout the stay, including thermal overalls, boots and balaclava for the activities.

Not Included...

  • Travel Insurance (this can, however, be arranged for you. Simply speak to our travel team for a competitive quote for comprehensive cover)

Please call our friendly advisors on 0333 800 2033 for pricing on this holiday.

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