Kirkenes & Finnish Lapland

Combine winter Finland and Norway! This tour starts in Rovaniemi in Finnish Lapland and continues to the world-renowned Kakslauttanen where you will stay at a Glass Igloo. Travel further through the stunning arctic nature in northern Finland to Kirkenes, Norway.

Start the tour in Kirkenes instead of Rovaniemi?


6+ days





Tour Type

Self guided

FROM EUR 975 per adult

Tour category

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna


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

Inside cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Silver accommodation

Santa's Hotel Santa Claus


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.
  • 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.

Additional costs if travelling over the festive season 2020: 
Please note that most hotels in Finland require to book mandatory festive dinners during the festive season. The cost may vary if a different hotel is booked instead of our preferred hotel: 

Wilderness Hotel Muotka in Saariselkä: 
- December 24: 
Festive dinner and a visit from Santa Claus and a small gift for children. 
EUR 60,- per adult or child.

Arctic City Hotel in Rovaniemi:
- December 24: 
Festive dinner with a visit from Santa Claus and his reindeer. 
EUR 140,- per adult  / EUR 75,- child (4-12 years).
- December 25 and 31: Festive dinner. 
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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