Kirkenes & Finnish Lapland

Combine winter Norway and Finland! Start in Kirkenes, Norway, and travel past arctic nature in northern Finland, to the world-renowned Kakslauttanen in Finnish Lapland where you will stay at a Glass Igloo before continuing to Rovaniemi - the official hometown of Santa Claus.  

Start the tour in Rovaniemi instead of Kirkenes?


6+ days





Tour Type

Self guided

FROM EUR 975 per adult

Tour category

Thon Hotel Kirkenes


Accommodation at good tourist class hotels equal to 3 stars according to Scandinavian standard.

Inside cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Silver accommodation

Gamme Cabin


Accommodation at 4 star hotels or at unique properties, like historic hotels or manor houses, selected for their atmosphere.

Outside (seaside) cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Gold accommodation

Services included: 

  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in a standard room with private shower/WC, including breakfast.
  • 2 nights in a small Glass Igloo at East village at Kakslauttanen, including breakfast.*
  • Bus between Kirkenes and Saariselkä.
  • Bus between Saariselkä and Rovaniemi.
  • 2 dinners at Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort.*
  • Electronic travel documentation, including a detailed travel itinerary and travel vouchers.
  • 24/7 emergency phone service while travelling.
  • Additional services included for Tour Category GOLD only:
  • Category GOLD hotels (accommodation in standard rooms)
  • 1 night in a private double cabin next to the SnowHotel (instead of at the hotel in Kirkenes) including transfer, 3-course dinner and breakfast.
  • 2 nights in a “Kelo-Glass Igloo” at the West village at Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort.* 

Please note: From winter 2020/2021 you will be staying at Wilderness Hotel Muotka instead of Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort in Saariselkä, see category Silver and category Gold accommodation.

Travelling during the Festive Season:

If staying at Wilderness Hotel Muotka in Saariselkä on December 24 a Festive dinner and a visit from Santa Claus and a small gift for children will be added at a supplement of EUR 60,- per adult or child.

If staying at Arctic City Hotel in Rovaniemi on December 24, a Festive dinner with a visit from Santa Claus and his reindeer will be added at a supplement of EUR 140,- per adult  / EUR 75,- child (4-12 years).
On December 25 and 31 a Festive dinner will be added at a supplement of EUR 120,- per adult  / EUR 65,- child (4-12 years).

Special terms and conditions apply:

Kindly note that special terms and conditions apply when booking this tour: 

  • 50% deposit payment.
    Please refer to our terms and conditions for details regarding cancellation.  


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