There is no doubt Lapland Finland is a Winter Wonderland. Think Northern lights, roaming reindeer, playful huskies, frozen forests with snow covered trees, berry juice from kuksa cups and Santa Claus! Sure, it’s cold, but worth the experience of stepping into the magical land of the Arctic Circle. Here is a list of the best things to do, see and eat while visiting Lapland Finland.

Lapland Finland Bucketlist

Go dog sledding

Ride a snowmobile through the Fells

Have a chat with the REAL Santa Claus

Send your friends a postcard from Santa’s official post office

Get your passport stamped at the Arctic Circle

Eat reindeer pizza

Go cross country skiing

Spend the night in a glass igloo

Have a snow ball fight

Visit a reindeer farm and feed the reindeer

Things to do in Lapland Finland

Go on a reindeer drawn sleigh ride

Shop for North Pole souvenirs

Go snow surfing

Eat fresh salmon in a teepee

Make snow angel’s

Tube down a ice slide at Snowman’s World

Have lunch in an ice restaurant

Bake gingerbread cookies at Santa’s Park

Take a photo crossing the Arctic Circle

Go to Elf School

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Have a cocktail in an ice bar

Take a picture with a giant snowman

Check out Joulukka, Santa’s secret forest

Learn about the Northern Lights at the Arkikum

Play with the huskies at Husky Park

Snowshoe through a frozen forest

Have a Big Mac at the Northernmost McDonald’s

Ride a fat bike over a frozen river

Say hello to Arctic animals at Rauna Wildlife Park

Search for Northern Lights by snow mobile

Lapland Finland Attractions

Go sledding

Mine for Amethyst and keep what you find

Check out Lainio Snow Village Kingdom of Ice

Go ice fishing

Attend a snowsculpting workshop

Go ice karting

Snowshoe to a frozen waterfall

Learn about the Sami culture

Take the Icebreaker Cruise and walk on a sea of ice

Go ice floating

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Relax in a Finish sauna

Drink cloudberry tea in a Kota

Go skiing

Take a Northern Lights photography tour

Climb an ice wall by axe

Ride a fat bike across a frozen lake

Get above the clouds on a Northern Lights flight

Go ice swimming

 

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