Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Helsinki
Arrive at Helsinki airport and make your own way to you hotel. The remainder of your day is at leisure.
Stay at Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti (4 star)

DAY 2 Helsinki
With a full day to discover Helsinki we recommend an optional Hop On Hop Off Sightseeing tour where you will have the opportunity to see the city’s most popular sights. In the early evening, make your own way to the railway station to board your overnight train to Rovaniemi, also known as the Santa Claus Express. B
Overnight by train

DAY 3 Rovaniemi
Early arrival into Rovaniemi, where you will make your way to the hotel for check in. Spend the remainder of your day at leisure in the capital of Lapland and well-known home of Santa Claus, where there are many wonderful experiences to be had.
Stay at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna (4 star)

DAY 4 Rovaniemi / Polar Icebreaker Cruise
Journey to the frozen waters of the Bothnian Sea to experience the massive ice breaking power of the Polar Explorer Icebreaker. Enjoy floating in the middle of the icy Arctic Sea, walk on sea ice for a great photo opportunity and tour the engine and Captain’s Bridge. After all that excitement, relax in the cosy saloon as your icebreaker makes its way back to land. BL
Stay at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna (4 star)

DAY 5 Rovaniemi - Sirkka
Journey by bus to the village of Sirkka where you will then transfer to the newly built Northern Lights Village nestled amongst the snow covered spruce trees of the picturesque Finnish Lapland. Your stay in the glass-roofed cabins will give you clear views of the night sky from the comfort of your cosy bed. What better way to search for the Northern Lights! BD
Stay at Northern Lights Village, Aurora Cabin (4 star)

DAY 6 Sirkka
Today is yours at leisure to enjoy this beautiful part of the world. You may opt to go on a thrilling Arctic husky or snowmobile adventure or power your own exploration with a show shoe hike in the scenic surrounds of your resort. Tonight will bring another opportunity to catch a glimpse of the dancing lights. BD
Stay at Northern Lights Village, Aurora Cabin (4 star)

DAY 7 Sirkka - Kittila
Your tour concludes today with a private 30 minute transfer to Kittila Airport for your onward journey. B

  • 3 nights, 4 star hotel accommodation
  • 1 night, overnight train (sleeper compartment): Helsinki – Rovaniemi
  • 2 nights, Aurora Cabin accommodation
  • Coach: Rovaniemi – Sirkka
  • Transfers: Sirkka – Northern Lights Village, Northern Lights Village – Kittila
  • 5 Breakfasts
  • 1 Lunch
  • 2 Dinners
  • Polar Explorer Icebreaker Cruise


01 Dec 2022 - 14 Dec 2022
15 Dec 2022 - 21 Dec 2022
04 Jan 2023 - 31 Jan 2023
01 Feb 2023 - 15 Feb 2023
16 Feb 2023 - 19 Mar 2023
20 Mar 2023 - 31 Mar 2023
Northern Lights in Finnish Lapland 7 days Tailor-Made Tour
Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)