Santa Claus Village

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  • Address: Napapiiri, 96930 Rovaniemi, Finland
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +358-163562096
  • Time Required: 07:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Outdoors, Observatory, Educational Site, Historical Site, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Adventure, Architecture , Nature, Heritage Building

One of the most visited attraction in Rovaniemi – Santa’s official Hometown! Located approximately 8 kilometres from the City, it is an amusement park that lets visitors meet Santa Claus in his own office! Yes meet Santa Claus! Wow right? It also has Santa Claus post office where visitors get to buy gifts and souvenirs for the loved ones back home and send postcards. Amusement park also has various other shops that deal in selling local items. And icing on the cake is the chance to walk past the Arctic Circle line – cuts right through Santa Claus Village – a popular spot among the visitors to have their pictures clicked!

If a day at Santa Claus village isn’t enough, then you may opt to stay at the village. It has approximately 74 apartments divided between various packages. Book your accommodation in advance if planning to visit during peak season.

If you would like a change from regular accommodation and are feeling a bit adventurous, book in advance at Igloo Hotel – located in Santa Claus village. Built entirely from snow, the temperature in the room is maintained at sub-zero. And no, you will not freeze to death – the hotel provides for a sleeping bag designed to keep your body temperature at the required level. So just relax and enjoy a night at the Igloo hotel. And it doesn’t stop here – you will be rewarded for staying at Igloos with an Arctic Night Survival –Certificate along with delicious breakfast.

To keep children engaged and learn more about Santa, Village organizes a club – Gingerbread Club – 1st December to 10th January – and includes activities like arts, crafts, baking, skiing and much more!

Santa Claus Village Travel Tips

  • Accommodation cost if you choose to stay at Santa Claus Village. Price may vary based on the package selected.
  • Book cabin in advance if you are planning to visit during peak season.

How to Reach Santa Claus Village

  • Napapiiri I and Napapiiri L

  • Santa’s Salmon Place
  • Ravintola Napatapuli
  • Reindeer Café
  • Santamus

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  • Santa Claus Village Address: Napapiiri, 96930 Rovaniemi, Finland
  • Santa Claus Village Contact Number: +358-163562096
  • Santa Claus Village Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Santa Claus Village(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Santa Claus Village: 07:00 Hrs
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  • 80.73% of people who visit Rovaniemi include Santa Claus Village in their plan

  • 92.46% of people start their Santa Claus Village visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 7 Hrs to see Santa Claus Village

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Santa Claus Village

People normally club together Rovaniemi Church and Husky Safaris while planning their visit to Santa Claus Village.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Santa Claus Village Reviews & Ratings

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  • Is there an additional cost to meet Santa in the village?

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    • There is no entrance fee to visit Santa Claus Village. If you opt for any activities like the reindeer ride then you might have to pay some minimal fees. But otherwise, you can roam around the village for free.

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  • Is there an entrance fee to get into Santa’s Village?

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    • There is no entrance fee to visit Santa Claus Village. If you opt for any activities like the reindeer ride then you might have to pay some minimal fees. But otherwise, you can roam around the village for free. 

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