Rovaniemi Tourism

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Plan a trip to Rovaniemi – Official hometown of Santa Claus – and get ready for the vacation of your lifetime! Meet Santa, cross Arctic Circle, get mesmerized with Northern Lights and Midnight Sun, Ride on Husky and Reindeer sledge, experience Ice Swimming, pamper yourself in one of the many saunas here, enjoy various sports… all these and much more await you at Rovaniemi!

Once destroyed by Nazis, Rovaniemi bounced back and is now a thriving City – built by architect Alvar Aalto in the shape of a reindeer’s head!

Rovaniemi is a hub to further explore Lapland and other neighbouring cities. City is well connected via road, rail and air. Get a hold of Rovaniemi map and get exploring some of the Nature’s best occurrences and breath-taking sights! Don’t forget to carry your camera along!

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Facts and Stats for Rovaniemi*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rovaniemi

    Know the pollution level of Rovaniemi before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Rovaniemi: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rovaniemi for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rovaniemi.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Rovaniemi - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.55 (High)
    • Climate Index 34.01 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 6.03 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.19 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rovaniemi

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rovaniemi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.53 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.69 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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