Period: 01Oct.-06 Oct., 2014/14Nov.-19Nov., 2014/ 05Feb.-10Feb., 2015
Group size: Min. 4pax
In Lapland, autumn is the beautiful season for you to catch the early Northern Light. Color leaves, perfect ripe berries, gourmets etc., golden Lapland welcome you!
Departure Hong Kong to Helsinki (AY070 0025:0610)
Overnight in the plane
Helsinki to Kittilä (AY557 1135:1405)
Arrival Kittilä and transfer to Levi centre
Free time in Levi centre and enjoy the colourful landscape of the nature, possibility to have lunch in local restaurant.
Have your dinner by yourself in Levi centre before transfer to igloo.
Overnight in superior glass igloo
Breakfast in igloo and check out igloo after breakfast
Day trip : King Crab safari and Viking lunch in Norway! ( Min. 4pax , 08:00-21:00, duration 12-12.5h , **note: it is not suitable for child under 10 years old)
We will have a trip to Krikenes in Norway by cruise along the Bygoyfijord, where you are going to catch the famous King Crab! These fresh crabs will be served as your meal in a renovated boat house by the fjord. And you can eat crabs as much as you can!! After you have tasted the King Crab, no doubt, you must have understood why it is called King Crab and what is the most delicious in the world.
Protective clothes, guidance, transfer Levi-Kirkenes-Levi provided
Have dinner by yourself.
**For individual min. 2pax, this day trip will be an optional activity. They can join the trip if there are another 2 persons who also want to have this trip.
Optional activities: King Crab safari and Viking lunch in Norway! ( 08:00-21:00, duration 12-12.5h , **note: it is not suitable for child under 10 years old)
Overnight in Spa Hotel Levitunturi
Buffet breakfast in Hotel
Excursion: Visiting Levi reindeer park and reindeer farm (11:00-13:00)
Do you know that the population of reindeer in Lapland are more than the population of residents in Lapland? In this excursion we will visit their home and meet these nice arctic animals, learn about their life. Also we will visit the last century traditional long house and learn the life style of reindeer herders. 1.5-km-walking at the top of Levi fall, enjoying coffee, hot drinks and sweet pastry at the farm.
After excursion come back to Hotel and free time, have your lunch pay by yourself in Levi centre.
Enjoy northern most arctic spa center in hotel.
Evening excursion: Magical dinner in Shaman’s hut (18:00-20:30)
Our evening starts with horse sledge drive through colourful evening nature. When arriving to Shaman’s hut we start to hear sound of drum welcoming us to this magic place in the middle of colourful forest. We go into a fascinating and mysterious journey to the hut of shaman. We take part to an unforgettable experience of the magical sounds of drum and shamanic singing. We join to of wishing a wish –ritual, taste a magical drink and get our own talisman for good luck.After the secret shaman rituals a typical Lappish dinner is served by the fire. Then we have a relaxing horse sledge ride back to the bus and if we are lucky enough we can admire northern lights.
Overnight in Spa hotel Levitunturi
Breakfast in Hotel
After breakfast check out and departure to Rovaniemi
Excursion Visit Santa Claus Village, Arctic Circle and Arktikum Museum
Rovaniemi is the Capital of Lapland County in Finland, also the Homeland of Santa Clause. Here you can meet your dream person. The Santa Claus' Office is located on the Arctic Circle and there is a Village of Santa over there. Santa is always sitting in his office; you may talk to him and whisper your Christmas wishes on his ear. Visit Santa Claus post office and order the "real" letter from Santa for next Christmas for your children and friends. Select your favourite postcards, press the unique Arctic Circle post stamp, and send a message from Santa's home to your important family and friends. Rudolf’s gift factory shop offers the best Christmas gifts shopping, also a good chance for you to go shopping worldwide famous brand goods for example Marimekko, Iittala , Swarovski.The ceremony of Arctic Circle crossing is also taken place in Santa Claus village. The personal certificates about this event are delivered to everyone.
Have lunch by yourself in Arctic Circle restaurant
The Arktikum museum provides a unique insight into the way of life, culture and history of the North. It is a museum, science centre, conference house as well as an architectural sight in its own right. In the Provincial Museum’s permanent exhibition you will find out about the life and mythology of arctic areas. In the exhibition, the visitors can also experience the coldness in a stylish cold room and lay down in the northern lights theatre.
Optional activity: Aurora Hiking in the forest (20:15-23:00)
Hot drink and snack are provided
Price: @73€/adult , @37€/child(3-12o.y)
Overnight in hotel in Rovaniemi
Breakfast in Hotel
10:00-15:00 Excursion to Ranua wild life park and berry picking (Berry picking only is available in October)
Ranua zoo, The world’s northernmost wildlife Park Ranua is an exciting experience. You can see polar bear, Arctic cat and other northern animals that you have never seen in natural surroundings. There are over 50 species and over 200 animals in the zoo.
Have your lunch in the restaurant of Ranua Zoo by your self.
Overnight in hotel in Rovaniemi