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Overview

Whether you want to escape to lush forests, adventure in Arctic wilderness or relax on open coasts, Finland has plenty of space for everyone to explore. The place feels straight out of a fantasy land when viewed under the Northern Lights. A celestial ballet of light dancing across the night sky, with a colour palette of green, blue, and sometimes even pink and violet, Northern Lights are going to be the highlight of the trip. In addition to hunting for the northern lights, you can go winter fishing, hiking, skiing, and dog sledging, experience the Sami culture, or join a whale or wildlife safari.
You can also opt to stay a night in an Glass Igloo which is something you never will forget

Itinerary

  • Arrival

    Arrival at Helsinki Airport

    You will arrive at Helsinki Airport after Immigration Clearance, Transfer from Airport to Hotel (Group Departures only),Check in at hotel, relax and explore the city for leisure. Overnight stay in Radisson Blu Plaza or similar

  • Day Trip by Ferry

    Today enjoy an easy day trip to Estonia’s capital Tallinn. It takes only 2 hours by Ferry to get there and then explore the charming medieval city. Estonia’s capital, Tallinn, lies across the Gulf of Finland from Helsinki: an easy day trip by ferry for those keen to experience its medieval charms. Secure your place on the ferry with a convenient crossing time. Cruise across the Gulf, and enjoy up to 06 hours to explore independently. Delve into Tallinn’s UNESCO-listed Old Town and enjoy the museums, shops, and restaurants. Admire several highlights of the City including the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Freedom Square, and Tallinn Town Hall. Evening Return to Helsinki and at night board the overnight train to Rovaniemi

  • Santa Claus Village

    Upon arrival in Rovaniemi City check in at your hotel you can explore the city, relax and leisure for rest of the day.
    “The Home of Santa Claus”.
    Welcome to Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland. Rovaniemi is an urban city surrounded by arctic nature, where Lappish culture and a wide range of activities meet. In Rovaniemi you can visit Santa Claus and cross the Arctic Circle every day of the year! Evening you will be picked up for Northern Lights Hunt by Minibus, Experience a thrilling hunt for the Northern Lights by minibus. A must-do excursion for anyone visiting Rovaniemi in the search for the Northern Lights!
    Embark on an unforgettable journey to witness the dancing lights of the Aurora Borealis on a guided minivan tour through the beautiful Lapland wilderness of Rovaniemi. Our expert guides will pick you up at your accommodation and take you to the best locations to see the magic of the Northern Lights. If the weather is clear, you’ll also have the opportunity to witness star constellations. This stunning experience takes place in the Northern Lights belt of Lapland from autumn to spring, and is not to be missed!
    Pick up : 20h00 & Return Drop off: 23h30

    Stay -Scandic Rovaniemi City or Similar

  • Arctic adventures in Rovaniemi

    This morning get ready to experience another unique adventure in the world. You will have free time to explore Santa Claus Village. You will be able to experience the Christmas atmosphere, step across the Arctic Circle, meet Santa Claus, visit the post office and do gift shopping. Subject to the snow we will explore the Arctic Circle Highlights by Snowmobile! This fun snowmobile safari takes you to meet Reindeer, Alaskan Huskies, and visit Santa’s Village. Today Experience a full day of Arctic adventures in Rovaniemi! Experience an action-packed arctic journey as you ride snowmobiles through stunning wilderness, meet enchanting reindeer, and energetic Alaskan Huskies. Our expert guide will provide winter clothing and snowmobile training before taking off on a snowmobile adventure through Arctic Circle forests to the husky and reindeer farm. Learn to drive your own reindeer sledge on a 500m ride and receive a reindeer sledge driver’s license! Local reindeer herders will share their lifestyle insights and tell you more about the herding lifestyle, while you warm up by a crackling fire. Salmon soup lunch will be served during your visit to the reindeer farm.
    Your day will conclude as your guide drops you off back to Hotel Scandic Rovaniemi City or Similar

  • Ranua wildlife Day Trip

    After being picked up from the hotel, your guide will drive you through the Lapland nature to Ranua Wildlife Park. The one-hour drive to Ranua will already give you a chance to enjoy the landscapes of Lapland and try to spot some local wildlife along the way – it is not unusual to see reindeer or moose along the road. As you are heading to your destination, your guide will answer any questions that you may have about Finland and Lapland to the best of their knowledge. At the wildlife park, you can follow the 2.5-kilometres wooden boardwalks through the forest where you get to see all the Arctic animals in one place.
    This is a rare opportunity to meet the local animals that reside in Lapland and other parts of the Arctic. As you walk around the park, your guide will share with you their knowledge of the animals and other aspects of life in Lapland. The animals you can spot in Ranua Wildlife Park include polar bear, brown bear (subject to their hibernating periods), predatory birds, owls, wild boars, musk oxen, otters, Arctic foxes, wolves, wild reindeer, wolverines, moose and many others. Overnight stay at Hotel Scandic Rovaniemi City or Similar

  • Rovaniemi to Ivalo

    Check out and reach Saariselka after a 3 hours drive, located approximately 250 kilometres North  of the Arctic Circle. Free day for Shopping.

    Those who are opting to stay in Glass igloo arrive at Europe’s northernmost outdoor resort Saariselkä. {Optional Glass Igloo Stay @375 Euros per person.  World’s most famous Igloo Village “Kakslauttanen Arctic Igloo Resort” Spend your day at Igloo Village and enjoy the extras activities like Ice ,Husky Safari and Reindeer Safari in northernmost Finnish Wilderness (activities are at extra cost). (Breakfast & Dinner included with stay)

    Evening everyone will be picked up from their respective hotels for Northern light hunt by Mini bus. Overnight Stay in Holiday club or similar

  • Goodbye

    Today you will be checking out and transfer to Ivalo Airport to board the flight back to home country. Hugs and Goodbye.

    Don’t forget to share warm hugs and  awesome pictures before you head back home.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis
  • 01 Night in Helsinki at Radisson Blu Plaza or similar
  • Overnight Train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi on Private Cabin
  • 03 Nights Rovaniemi at Scandic Rovaniemi City or Similar
  • 01 Night in Saariselka at Holiday club or similar
  • Group Transfer from Airport
  • Half day Helsinki Guided City Tour
  • Visit to Santa Village
  • Snowmobile Ride + Husky Safary (800 meter) +Reindeer Safari (500 meters) with subject to Snow
  • Northern Lights Tour by Bus in Rovaniemi Area (3 hours)
  • Northern Lights Tour by Bus in Saariselka Area (3 hours)
  • Return Ferry Tickets from Helsinki to Tallinn and Tallinn to Helsink
  • One tour leader from Team Jugni

Exclusions

  • Airfare and Visa fee
  • 01 Nights in Kakslauttanen Glass Igloo, Breakfast & Dinner, Included at Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort at optional cost of @375 Euros per person
  • Meals other than breakfast
  • GST 5% and TCS (as per govt guidelines), 5% if below 7 lakh, 20% if above 7 lakh
  • Mandatory Tipping of 5 Euros per day (non- negotiable)
  • Anything not specified in the inclusions and cost incidental to any change in the factors beyond control.

Additional Information

Trip Highlights

  • Chase the northern lights
  • Visit to Santa Claus Village
  • Ferry to Tallinn’s
  • Winter wonderland expedition
  • Wander around the beautiful markets of Finland
  • Snow activities like Husky ride and so much more
  • Ranua wildlife Park in Lapland
  • The Santa Claus Express night train from Helsinki to snow covered Lapland in the north

CANCELLATION POLICY

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

  • Booking amount & Tickets: (Non Refundable)
  • 60 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost will be deducted
  • 45 days prior to arrival: 70% of the Tour / service cost will be deducted
  • 30 days prior to arrival: No Refund

DISCLAIMER

Please be aware that during your participation in vacations operated by Jugni, certain risks and dangers may arise beyond our control, including but not limited to: the hazards of traveling in undeveloped areas; travel by boat, train, automobile, aircraft, or other means of transportation; forces of nature; political unrest; acts of lawlessness or terrorism; and accident or illness in remote regions without means of rapid evacuation or medical facilities. Jugni will not have liability regarding provision of medical care or the adequacy of any care that may be rendered. While Jugni will use its best efforts to ensure that adequate measures are taken, by agreeing to participate in a vacation and/or optional excursions you agree that you will hold Jugni harmless regarding any provision of medical care or the adequacy of any care rendered. Jugni is not responsible for such risks and dangers that may arise beyond our control. Payment of your deposit indicates you accept these risks and dangers and agree to hold Jugni harmless for the same.

SAFETY

Please be aware that during your participation in vacations operated by Jugni, certain risks and dangers may arise beyond our control, including but not limited to: the hazards of traveling in undeveloped areas; travel by boat, train, automobile, aircraft, or other means of transportation; forces of nature; political unrest; acts of lawlessness or terrorism; and accident or illness in remote regions without means of rapid evacuation or medical facilities. Jugni will not have liability regarding provision of medical care or the adequacy of any care that may be rendered. While Jugni will use its best efforts to ensure that adequate measures are taken, by agreeing to participate in a vacation and/or optional excursions you agree that you will hold Jugni harmless regarding any provision of medical care or the adequacy of any care rendered. Jugni is not responsible for such risks and dangers that may arise beyond our control. Payment of your deposit indicates you accept these risks and dangers and agree to hold Jugni harmless for the same.