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Discover the Magic of Saariselka with Lapland Holidays

Activities in Saariselka

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Venture two hundred and fifty kilometres north of the Arctic Circle in Finland as you’ll discover the magic of Saariselka. Somewhat off the beaten track even for Lapland holidays, this village is a hidden gem and offers an array of Finland’s winter sports and other outdoor delights to enjoy nearby. Saariselka lies just thirty kilometres […]

Preparing for Your Winter Adventure: Clothes for Your Lapland Trip

Lapland clothing

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Wondering what clothes to wear in Lapland? Wonder no more. We’re here to help you out, with all the information you need on the right Lapland clothing. Winter can get cold in the Arctic – so it’s essential to have the right clothing ready for your trip. Read on to see what clothes you need […]

What’s the Best Way to Experience the Sampo Icebreaker in Kemi?

Icebreaker cruise in Kemi

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As the only vessel of its kind dedicated to tourism, the Kemi-based Sampo Icebreaker is an experience like no other. It’s got abundant history, plenty of power and gives passengers the most spectacular views. But what exactly do you get to see and do on the ship? How is best to experience it? And what […]

What’s New at Scandi Classics?

09 Aug
Lappish cota

Here at Scandi Classics, your Baltic and Lapland tour operator, we are always very excited to announce new trips and tours for you to enjoy. So it is with the greatest pleasure that we announce three new Lapland tours for your enjoyment! 1. Excursion to the Ranua Wildlife Park Situated eighty kilometres outside Rovaniemi, the […]

Introducing 4 Spectacular Winter Lapland Tours for 2016/17

30 Sep
Winter lapland tours

With stunning arctic surroundings, a plethora of festive activities and the unbelievable northern lights in the mix, a Lapland tour is the perfect way to ignite your Christmas spirit. And as we all know, the magic of Christmas simply can’t be matched. It’s the most exciting time of the year for adults and children alike. […]

Hotel Ivalo, Ivalo Lapland

Ivalo hotel

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Ivalo is a village in Lapland’s Inari municipality, situated on the Ivalo River and between Lake Inari and the winter sports resort of Saariselkä. It is a great centre for Lapland accommodation. Hotel Ivalo is a charming meeting point and place to stay for travellers to the untouched far north of Lapland, and it combines […]

Visit the Tankavaara Gold Village!

Tankavaara Gold Village

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Many of Finnish Lapland’s legends and myths are based around its gold fields. Lapland is famous for its gold fields, and a trip to this wilderness area is a must for anyone who loves the Great Outdoors…   Some of the world’s purest gold (at 95% purity) is to be found in the region surrounding […]

The Hotel Santa Claus, Rovaniemi

Santa Claus Hotel Rovaniemi

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The Hotel Santa Claus is situated in the beating heart of Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland and the gateway to all of its many attractions. Just five minutes’ drive from the Santa Claus Village and the Santa Park, close to the Arctic Golf 18 hole course, and with shops, bars, and restaurants on its doorstep, […]

Discover another World in Inari

14 Oct
Try all winter activities in Lapland

One of the many places just waiting for you to discover, and which Scandi Classics is proud to guide you to, is Inari in the wilderness of Finland’s Lapland.   Inari is located in the far north of Lapland, and is a village in Finland’s largest and most sparsely populated municipality. It is situated on […]

The Best of Lapland at Scandi Classics

Lapland

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We have said it before and we will say it again: Scandi Classics is the premium local tour operator for the Baltic Region. From Lapland and the Arctic Circle to the Imperial City of St Petersburg; from Helsinki to Stockholm and Tallinn via the Baltic Sea, there is no better way to explore this magical […]

Romantic Things to Do in Lapland

22 Jul
Lapland

Scandi Classics caters to travellers of all types and we are always excited to introduce our clients to the delights of the North. Lapland is a wonderland for couples, with many a romantic experience to be enjoyed, whether you’re an active traveller or more at home snuggled in a cosy cabin. Here are some of […]

The Siida Sami Museum in Lapland

15 Jul
Siida Sami Museum in Inari

There are so many things to enjoy on Lapland holidays, with everything from visiting Santa Claus and going on a snowmobile safari to cultural treats like visiting a reindeer farm.   One fantastic activity which we recommend to visitors to Lapland who are interested in the culture of the region is a day trip to […]

Top Lapland Activities for Families

Lapland Activities for Families

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Lapland Activities for Families: it’s not just a unique wilderness in the far corner of the world; it’s a veritable cornucopia of amazing experiences and things to do. Whether you’re a lone-adventurer, a couple on a romantic getaway, or a family group travelling with children, you will find the perfect tourist experience in this northern […]

A Winter Fairy Tale in Lapland

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It may be summer in the Northern Hemisphere, but now is the time to look ahead and book winter holidays to Lapland for the coming Christmas season. Finnish Lapland is in the far north of the country, and is home to not only the indigenous Sami, nomadic tribal peoples who have lived here and been […]