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Luxury

Northern Lights and Lapland

Helsinki Return
8 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXFL8
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Husky Snowmobile Safari

Learn how to drive a snowmobile, with plenty of space to explore. Then enjoy a sleigh ride at a local husky farm.

See the Northern Lights

Subject to weather conditions, you may hopefully be able to see the spectacular Aurora Borealis that lights up the sky.

Visit a reindeer farm

Visit a reindeer farm and test your racing skills with a sleigh ride, then partake in feeding the friendly reindeer.

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing experiences
  • APT’s Freedom of Choice Sightseeing in Rovaniemi
  • Finest dining - a total of 12 meals
  • Seven nights luxury land accommodation
  • Thermal gear hire, including jacket and boots

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EULXFL8 2019

Helsinki Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met on arrival in Helsinki and transfer to your hotel. This evening, get to know your Tour Director and fellow travellers as you enjoy a Welcome Reception.

Stay: Helsinki, Hotel Kämp

This morning after breakfast, board your included flight to Rovaniemi and travel out to your accommodation, where you will stay in a unique glass igloo for two nights, where you will feel as if you’re sleeping in the open-air, but being warm and cosy inside.

Stay: Two Nights, Rovaniemi, Arctic Glass Igloos

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit a reindeer farm and test your racing skills with a sleigh ride, then participate in feeding the friendly reindeer as you learn about these magnificent creatures.


Enjoy lunch in a cosy kota-hut, where you can sample the local coffee, unique crowberry juice and homemade pastries. This afternoon, visit the Arktikum, a science museum that provides an insight into the history of the region. You will also enjoy a short presentation, ‘The Land of Snow and Northern Lights’. Return to your glass igloo village, when you will hopefully see the Aurora Borealis.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps embark on an active snowshoe excursion. A local expert guide will lead you along an incredible series of snow-covered forest trails, while enjoying the serenity of this peaceful part of the world. Alternatively, try a relaxing traditional Finnish sauna, followed by an invigorating hot bath while looking out to the clear sky. Otherwise, transform a block of snow into your very own masterpiece during a snow sculpture class.


Today, you will have the opportunity to select your included sightseeing activity. Enjoy a delicious dinner this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Rovaniemi, Arctic Light Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

One of the best ways to get around Lapland in winter is by snowmobile, which provides a lifeline to the local community. Learn how to drive a snowmobile, with plenty of space to explore. Put on your thermal safari outfit and get acquainted with these easy-to-use vehicles. Drive yourself to a local husky farm, where you will enjoy a sleigh ride pulled by a team of these beautiful dogs. After lunch, ride your snowmobile back to town.


After today’s exploration, you’ll enjoy time to explore at your leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Pay a visit to Santa Claus Village before transferring to Rovaniemi airport for your included return flight to Helsinki.

Stay: Two Nights, Helsinki, Hotel Kamp

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Enjoy a private guided tour of Helsinki’s best sites. Enjoy an insider’s access to Temppeliaukio, the famous ‘Rock Church’. Built into solid rock, the church’s inner wall has been left unfinished, and is crowned with a solid copper dome. In Sibelius Park, view the Sibelius Monument before moving on to the Olympic Stadium that was initially constructed for the 1940 Olympics, however was cancelled due to war and finally held in 1952. Stroll along the city’s main street, Mannerheimintie, and see its many exquisite buildings, including the Opera House, Alvar Aalto and the National Museum. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport for your flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Taste Regional Cuisine

Savour the finest dining in amazing venues throughout your journey.

Your private igloo

Stay in your very own private glass igloo under the stars at the Arctic Glass Igloos hotel in Rovaniemi

Small group journey

Travel with no more than 19 other guests for a personalised journey, with opportunities to ask questions and learn more.

From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit