Lapland Vacation Guide: Here is Everything You Need to Know

Lapland Vacation Guide:

Here is Everything You Need to Know

Although New Year’s holidays are over, there is a lot of fun still to be had in the winter. If you are not bothered much by the cold, and you feel the need to unwind and relax, Lapland might just be the perfect destination for you. Also known as Santa Claus’ residence, Laplap is open every single day of the year.  

If you grew up being a Christmas fan, this place will likely rekindle your childhood memories. The atmosphere is nothing short of magical, with all the nuances and furnishing of a fairy tale like Christmas village. From the Christmas trees, to the lights and the snow, Lapland will take you on a trip down memory lane. This is what ignited the desire to restore and maintain this magical atmosphere all year long.

As kids, the question about Santa’s whereabouts and where he and his reindeers and elves live was always stuck at the back of each of our minds.. Even now, the kid inside you probably still wonders. Fortunately for you, we have some good news, you can actually visit Santa’s residence and fulfil your childhood dream. 

The doors of Lapland are open to all, regardless of age, status, nationality, or any other label. We totally recommend that you take a trip toLapland during your winter vacation. If we have sparked your interests already, read on to discover more about this fabulous place!

As kids, the question about Santa’s whereabouts and where he and his reindeers and elves live was always stuck at the back of each of our minds.. Even now, the kid inside you probably still wonders. Fortunately for you, we have some good news, you can actually visit Santa’s residence and fulfil your childhood dream.
The doors of Lapland are open to all, regardless of age, status, nationality, or any other label. We totally recommend that you take a trip toLapland during your winter vacation. If we have sparked your interests already, read on to discover more about this fabulous place!

Where is Lapland?

 

Situated in Finland, Lapland is quite easy to reach from any corner of the world. Though it’s quite remote from other touristic places,  it still allures with its mysteriousness. If you are imagining your  Lapland vacation to be magical, it’ll not disappoint you for sure because magic is exactly what you will get.

Lapland is situated in Scandinavia and often thought of as being in the northern part of Finland The area itself is full of wonderful contrasts. Here, the months of the midnight sun are replaced by the long darkness of the northern nights. The word to fully describe the alluring beauty and charms of this place is”Mesmerising” is the best word to describe its alluring beauty and charms.  As winter approaches, Lapland only gets better. It morphs into a genuine snowy fairytale that is perfect for any Christmas lover.

Lapland - genuine snowy fairytale for Christmas lover

How to Get to Lapland?

 

There are several ways to travel to Lapland: by plane, train, bus, or car. But one of the best and most comfortable ways is by super yacht. Needless to say, it’s also the most romantic way to get Santa Claus residence. 

This experience is bright enough to make you forget all your daily struggles and worries as you bathe in the atmosphere of complete quietness and relaxation. 

Stunning snowy aesthetics help you compose and enjoy yourself while you take advantage of the amenities of nature you’ve probably never seen before. You will get to witness the break-taking Northern lights up close and lose your heavy thoughts as you experience the views of the open ocean.

The only thing that is more intriguing than traveling by super yacht is Lapland itself.

An exciting journey to Lapland

What is Lapland Like in Winter?

 

Winter is by far the best time to take a trip to Lapland.During the snowy winter months, a visit to this place feels nothing short of entering into a  fantastic parallel reality. Once you have set foot into Lapland, the fascination will be never-ending. Everything about it is so fascinating. The frost bites on your cheeks and nose, and the ear-pleasing crackling sounds under your feet has such an invigorating feeling. 

Whatever you prefer, Lapland is ready to offer it to you. Whether you feel like exploring the wilderness, or taking an exciting reindeer sleigh ride, it’s all up to you. If you just want to relax, submerge into the soft and laid-back heat of a traditional sauna, the choice is yours as well. If you’re an artistic person, you can go ahead and enjoy the sites of incredible pink skies and twinkling lights as you get acquainted with the local art. 

Here, all your fantasies are not fantasies anymore. Let’s check out some more activities you might want to take on: 

Things to Do in Lapland?

 

1. Meet Santa Claus in His Village 

 

Growing up you might have thought that Santa probably spends his time away from work somewhere in the Caribbeans to take a rest from his duties. Well, sorry to burst your bubble, he actually stays in his village all year long. If you happen to visit Lapland and you’ve always dreamt of meeting Santa, then you are in luck. Just head over to Santa Claus’ village and ask arounds, sooner or later you are bound to bump into the old man. 

Meet Santa Claus in His Village

2. Join Husky Sledding

 

Want an exciting ride to Rovaniemi? Take a Siberian Huskies sled ride through the snowy fir tree forest. This experience is never disappointing and it is packed with genuinely exciting scenes. There are several route options to choose from, each with different lengths starting from 500m to 8km. All you have to do is take your pick and enjoy the wonderful aesthetics of Finnish nature.

Join Husky Sledding in Lapland

3. Join a Reindeer Sleigh Ride

 

We can’t imagine a trip to Lapland without taking a reindeer sleigh ride. It’s more laid-back and sedative than the husky sledding and it gives you the chance to calmly observe your surroundings and even get close to these wonderful reindeers. Don’t worry about the cold. You’ll be wrapped in nice and warm blankets.

Reindeer Sleigh Ride in Lapland

4. Visit the Moomin Snow Castle

 

Yay, there is even a castle in Lapland! Moomin is a 5-meter tall building made out of snow, which makes it so unique. It has an ice bar, a mini-maze, igloos, and several sledge runs. We bet you already want to get there!

Moomin Snow Castle in Lapland

5. Enjoy the Northern Lights

 

Though they come and go as they please, you can still try to see the Northern Lights. Basically, they are one of the primary reasons why people plan their trips to Lapland. You can try to hunt Aurora, and if you succeed, be sure it’ll definitely be a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will rock your world!

Enjoy the Northern Lights in Lapland

Let’s Go on an Extraordinary Trip to Lapland Together!

 

If Italy, the Caribbeans, Japan, and all the other popular tourist destinations don’t sound that interesting to you, it might be time to take a trip to Lapland.

This so-called residence of Santa Claus has many aces up its sleeve and there’s no doubt it will be a rewarding experience. With MER Patrimony, you get an unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experience. Celebrate your life by traveling to unique places!

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