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Address: Rovaniemi, Finland
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+358 16 3562096
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US$ 114.27*
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Rovaniemi Guided Tour and Santa Claus Village
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Santa's Sleigh Ride in the Arctic Circle from Rovaniemi

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Popular attraction on the Arctic Circle

The village is a popular tourist attraction near Rovaniemi and is located precisely on the Arctic Circle, as marked on the brightly painted marker board in this image taken... read more

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Wellington, New Zealand
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
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We did not spend much time here as we did not enjoy the throngs of tourists (mostly Chinese / Korean). The line was too long to meet Santa but it was a nice touch that you can send postcards for the following Christmas. We had already eaten before coming here so we did not need to spend time doing this... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We parked in the car park, which was free, in our motorhome.... which was quite surprising. However, the village was almost deserted and mainly composed of gift shops with very high prices.... The best bit was the free visit to Santa, there was no one there so we chatted for quite a while, he had an impressive memory, repeating the... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The village is a popular tourist attraction near Rovaniemi and is located precisely on the Arctic Circle, as marked on the brightly painted marker board in this image taken shortly after the sun set early, as it does at this high latitude.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a day here and it was quite fun. Although some of it is heavily geared to children, my husband and I enjoyed the dog sled rides and snowmobiling a lot.

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Norway
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60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to stop here for a look on our travel in Finland. Did meet the Santa Claus and took a pictures with Santa. Nice village . The artic cirkle is located there so that is a must see as well. A lot of gift shop there.

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Hong Kong, China
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a standard attaction while you are in Rovaniemi. One hour or so is more than enough for taking photos. Good that you can send post cards back home to family and friends in Santa's post office and will receive them about one week's time.

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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great experience to visit, talk and have a photo with Santa Claus. We found not much services apart from shops at the village. Attractions are limited and expensive.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say, we had an amazing experience in Santa Claus Village. We stayed in 2 cabins connected to each other. It's beautiful! Very warmth and feels like home. We LOVE the Sauna inside our cabin. The staff are very friendly and nice. There's so many activities that you could do here. Everything was perfect. I really recommend you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crap from made in China souvenirs. Period ...... Not much else today but I have to write 100 words otherwise can not submit review

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a bit more Hollywood than we would have liked. Might be ok for families with kids. Very commercial.

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