Lapland 4 day – 3 night trip
DAY ONE – ARRIVAL TO LAPLAND
Meals included breakfast & dinner
Our magical adventure begins with an early morning flight from Dublin airport to Kittila airport in Lapland. During the flight you will be served a light breakfast and with the permission of our friendly airline crew there will be plenty of fun, games and activities on board.
Kittila airport is located north of the Arctic Circle and the flying time is just over 3hours. On arrival at Kittila airport you will be met by Santa’s helpful guides who will provide you with your special thermal clothing that is essential for your holiday in Lapland. You will receive complimentary thermal suits, boots, socks, gloves and a warm hat to keep you nice and toasty at all times despite the snowy, cold conditions. You will make your way by coach to your selected hotel or apartment. Make sure you keep a watchful lookout for Santa’s reindeers and elves along the way and Santa’s secret hideaway.
Feel free to explore your snowy surroundings or simply relax and enjoy the facilities at your hotel as tomorrow will be a busy, fun filled day. Tonight you can sit back and enjoy a nice buffet dinner at your hotel.
DAY TWO – SEARCH FOR SANTA
Meals included breakfast, lunch & dinner
After breakfast you will be met by Santa’s famous helpers. Today will be the highlight of your trip, without a doubt! You will begin your wintry adventure searching for Sanat, with amazing activities to keep you busy throughout your magical search!
You will explore deep into the arctic wilderness where you will get to enjoy an exciting Husky ride, a short Reindeer ride, a snowmobile safari and experience tobogganing. During the day you will get to visit one of Santa’s enchanting workshops hidden deep in the forest. Here you will learn the importance of being an elf at Elf School, you will take part in decorating some gingerbread in the Elf bakery with help of the Expert Elves, take a guided tour of an elf’s house and maybe even catch a glimpse of the elves in their bedrooms and listen to their intriguing stories about their magical lives and their important jobs. You will get to help in the all-important toy factory as there is a lot of toys to prepare and the elves need all the help they can get. You will see the elves working busily in the Post Office sorting out all the letters from the boys and girls all over the world and if you work fast and behave excellent, you will have the opportunity to have a private family meeting with Santa Claus himself, you might even receive a gift for being such a hardworking and friendly helper!
Outdoors you might be really lucky and see some of Santa’s reindeers taking a well-earned rest, could it be Dancer, Dasher, Prancer, Vixen, Blixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner or Rudolf.
During the day we will take a break from the activities and recharge our batteries by enjoying a much needed lunch.
Late in the afternoon we will return to our hotels where you are free to enjoy the facilities of your hotel or explore the surrounding areas. A buffet dinner will be served at your hotel in the evening.
Please note the order of day time activities will vary for each group.
DAY THREE – VISIT TO THE SNOW VILLAGE
Meals included breakfast, lunch & festive dinner
The morning is free for you to do as you wish! Relax in your hotel, explore your surrounding area, simply play in the snow or even prebook an optional excursion for your family to make the most of your magical adventure in Lapland.
After your free morning, we will return to the itinerary, visiting the man-made Snow Village, a magical world of ice and snow. The Snow Village consists of a Snow Hotel with snow rooms and suites, Ice Restaurant, Ice Bar, Ice Chapel, a slide and a vast network of striking corridors full of spectacular ice artwork to explore. Each year, around 20 million kilos of snow and 350,000 kilos of crystal clear natural ice are used to build the spectacular Snow Village which changes in shape, size and design to amaze visitors year after year. After our magnificent afternoon to the snow village you will return to your hotel for a buffet lunch.
This evening, you will enjoy a festive dinner and you never know some familiar faces might make a special appearance tonight, with their boss.
DAY FOUR – DEPARTURE
Meals included breakfast & lunch
Alas, the day of departure is upon us. After a busy, exciting, fun filled number of days we will check out of our hotels and take a short transfer back to Kittilia airport for our return flight to Dublin.
A light lunch will be served on board the flight home.
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