- Tour Highlights
- Price & Dates
8 February unitl 17 February 2024
- ~ Transfer from Rovaniemi airport to the Vaattunki Wilderness resort
- ~ Two nights at Vaattunki resort with breakfast and dinner included
- ~ Visit to Santa Claus village
- ~ Transport from Vaattunki Wilderness resort Rovaniemi to the ice hotel, Jukkasjarvi, Sweden
- ~ Two nights at the ice hotel (Kaamos rom), Jukkasjarvi with breakfast. (Dinner under own arrangement)
- ~ Transfer from the ice hotel to Kiruna train station
- ~ Local train from Kiruna to Narvik
- ~ Coach transfer from Narvik to Tromso
- ~ Two night’s accommodation at the Clarion Collection Aurora
- ~ Hotel with breakfast and light evening buffet included
- ~ Escorted Tour Leader from Rovaniemi
- ~ International flights (KUL - Rovaniemi - Helsinki - KUL)
- ~ Jukkasjarvi – 12th February: Dog sledding tour with wilderness lunch. Cost EUR 185,- p/p
- ~ Rovaniemi – 10th February: Electric northern lights snowmobile (2 persons sharing) Cost EUR 195,- p/p
- ~ Tromso – 14th February: Chasing the Northern lights. Cost EUR 130,- p/p
- ~ Tipping / Travel Insurance
- ~ Any other items not mentioned in the INCLUDES list.
- Day 1 (08Feb)
- Day 2 (09Feb)
- Day 3 (10Feb)
- Day 4 (11Feb)
- Day 5 (12Feb)
- Day 6 (13Feb)
- Day 7 (14Feb)
- Day 8 (15Feb)
- Day 9 (16Feb)
- Day 10 (17Feb)
- Day 11 (18 Feb)
Depart Kuala Lumpur
Depart from Kuala Lumpur to Rovaniemi, Finland.
Arrive In Rovaniemi - Vaatunki Wilderness Resort
Arrive in Rovaniemi and transfer from the airport to your magical escape. Vaattunki Wilderness resort is in the beautiful wilderness area, only a 12-minute drive from Santa Claus village and 20 minutes from the city Centre. On arrival at the resort, check in and fit your thermal clothing – the set will keep you warm in the Arctic climate and includes overall boots, woolen socks and gloves. You will be close to the Raudanjoki river and surrounded by lush forests and fresh air. Your home for the next two nights will be in the panorama huts, inspired by natures building materials. Meet for dinner tonight and get to know the rest of the group and your tour leader.
Dinner and overnight in the Vaattunki Wilderness resort, panorama design huts.
Vaatunki Wilderness Resort - Santa Claus Village - Vaatunki Wilderness Resort
Breakfast is served in the lodge. Everyone knows that Rovaniemi is home to Santa Claus, and today you have the possibility to meet him yourself. Mid-morning transfer to Santa Claus village and time at leisure. We have allocated three hours in the village - there are many things to do and much to see. We recommend lunch at the village, perhaps at Santamus restaurant (at your own expense). A visit to Snowman world is also recommend (tickets can be purchased on the spot). Return to the resort, and evening at leisure.
Dinner and overnight in the Vaattunki Wilderness resort, panorama design huts.
Optional extra tour at a supplement: Electric snowmobile excursion: After dinner, a special treat awaits. Get dressed and rearing to go, as you experience an electric Northern lights snowmobile. The electric snowmobile is an innovative new way to experience the Arctic without disturbing the silent peace and wintery nature, a sustainable way of experiencing the Lappish nature! (Excursions is 3 hours)
Vaatunki Wilderness Resort - Icehotel, Jukkasjarvi
Breakfast is served at Vaattunki Wilderness resort. Return your thermal clothing set, and soon it is time to say good-bye to Rovaniemi and Finland as you head North to Sweden. The journey takes approximately five hours. It will also be possible to buy something to eat and drink (own expense) during one of the stops. Arrival at the Ice hotel in the afternoon and check in to your warm accommodation (Kaamos rooms). If you are feeling adventurous and would like to experience a night in the ice hotel – please let us know and we can assist with your request (supplementary charge).
Dinner at own arrangement. Overnight in a warm Kaamos room.
Breakfast is served at the restaurant. There is much to see and do in the Jukkasjarvi and Kiruna area. We have left today open to enjoy this incredible winter paradise at leisure. Dinner at own arrangement.
Overnight in a warm Kaamos room.
Optional extra tour at a supplement: Dogsled tour with wilderness lunch, today a dog sledding tour with wilderness lunch is awaiting you. Your team is driven by an experienced musher. This chosen excursion is 3 hours and will offer you the chance to experience this amazing location from a sled.
Icehotel, Jukkasjarvi - Tromso
Breakfast is served at the restaurant. After breakfast you will be transferred to the train station. Board the local train for your journey to Narvik. This train journey is dramatic and will leave you breathless as you travel between two countries, Sweden, and Norway. The journey is approximately three and a half hours. Arrival in Narvik and coach transfer to Tromso. This route has been nicknamed the ‘Arctic route’. You will have the possibility to buy something to eat and drink before the coach journey from Narvik to Tromso. You will arrive in Tromso mid evening.
Light evening buffet and overnight at the Clarion Collection Aurora hotel.
Breakfast is served at the hotel. Today is at leisure, the vibrant city of Tromso offers museums, and a variety of more adventurous excursions. A walk around the city is also recommended, as is Fjellheisen cable car. We will be happy to help plan your day. Lunch at own expense.
Light evening buffet and overnight at the Clarion Collection Aurora hotel
Optional extra tour at a supplement: Norwegian charm and Northern lights chase. An absolute must do when in Tromso. Search for the Northern lights by small minivan, with local guides – this is one of our highly recommended tours. Return to the hotel and overnight.
Optional extra tour at a supplement: Aurora dinner cruise on hybrid electric boat. Enjoy this floating restaurant as you search for the Northern lights. With an electric engine we will silently cruise into the darkness of the Tromso fjords. Order a local craft beer from Graff or one of our carefully selected wines and settle at one of the tables next to our panoramic windows. While the captain keeps an eye out for the Northern Lights from the bridge, our hosts will serve a delicious dinner from one of the local restaurants in Tromso.
Tromso - Helsinki
Breakfast is served at the hotel. An airport bus ticket is included for your short bus journey to the airport according to you onward destination. Take the flight from Tromso to Helsinki. Upon arrival transferred to the hotel in Helsinki. Rest of the day on your own leisure.
Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy the 3 hours The tour allows you to visit Helsinki's main attractions, including Sibelius Monument, Esplanade Park, Old Market Hall, Market square, Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral, Senate Square, Temppeliaukio/Rock Church, Havis Amanda and Helsinki Cathedral etc. along with photo stops. Your guide will share the city's stories, Finnish history and culture along the way.
Breakfast at hotel. Get transferred to the airport accordingly. We hope that you have enjoyed this tour and that it has left you with positive memories of Scandinavia, and a truly magical experience of Lapland.
Arrive Kuala Lumpur
~ Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi
~ Icehotel in Jukkasjarvi
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Vaattunkikönkääntie 219, 96900 Rovaniemi, Finland
Surrounded by forest, this remote, serene lodge is 16 km from Santa Claus Village, 9 km from Lake Olkkajärvi and 19 km from Rovaniemi Airport. Accommodations range from rustic wood-paneled rooms with shared kitchens, to warmly furnished 4-bedroom apartments with flat-screen TVs. There are also apartments with riverside terraces, plus simple huts featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and forest views. Amenities include a seasonal restaurant and a sauna, in addition to snowmobile tours, sleigh rides, and Siberian husky and reindeer safaris.
Marknadsvägen 63, 981 91 Jukkasjärvi, Sweden
Our hotel rooms are spacious and comfortable with a calm feel. Natural materials are complemented by organic shades of white, grey and brown. All rooms are ground floor level with spruce and birch as your next door neighbors. Kaamos have two beds put together as a double bed, desk and a seating area with two armchairs and a small coffee table. With a base of whitewashed wooden panel walls and calm shades of white, brown and dark grey, some rooms have accent décor in green, red or bright colors. The hallway and en-suite tiled bathroom have heated stone floors. In keeping with Jukkasjärvi’s traditional look, the rooms are housed six or eight rooms in wooden single floor houses and green roof where wild Arctic flowers blossom in summer.
Sjøgata 19-21, 9291 Tromso, Norway
Overlooking Tromsø Quay, this contemporary waterfront hotel is set an 11-minute walk from Polaria aquarium, 2 km from the striking Arctic Cathedral and 6 km from Tromsø Airport. Airy, modern rooms include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and desks. Upgraded rooms add tea and coffeemaking facilities, while suites provide minibars, separate living and dining rooms, and quay views. Complimentary breakfast buffet, afternoon tea and 3-course evening meals are served in a relaxed restaurant that has quay views. Other perks include a chic bar, a gym and a sauna. Parking is available for a fee.
Elielinaukio 5, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
Located right beside Helsinki Central Station, Holiday Inn Helsinki City Center offers air conditioned rooms with free WiFi and a flat-screen TV. Leisure options include a sauna and a gym. All the Scandinavian-style rooms at Helsinki City Center Holiday Inn have wooden flooring, a mini-bar and tea and coffee facilities. The hotel's Open Lobby is a place where guests can work, meet friends or unwind with a cup of coffee. Refreshing drinks and snacks are available 24/7. You can also unwind with table football or watch the lobby TV. The Helsinki Cathedral is located 0.6 mi from the hotel. Bulevarden Shopping Street is a 10-minute walk away. The shuttle bus to Helsinki Airport stops by Central Station, right next to the hotel.