Santa Claus Village

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Recommended for children from the following age groups:
  • 0-3
  • 3-7
  • 7-12
  • 12-16

The Santa Claus Village is located near Rovaniemi in Lapland (about 30 minutes by bus from the train in Rovaniemi).

One of the most amazing attractions is the ability to cross the white line of the Arctic Circle.

Of course, in the village everyting is related to Santa Claus. Here you'll find, among others:

  • Santa Claus Office, where you can meet with Santa and take a picture with him,
  • Santa Claus Main Post Office - where you can buy colorful Christmas cards with special stamps
  • Christmas Exhibition - presenting Christmas traditions from around the world.

In addition, here is the longest slide in Rovaniemi , carousels and an ice bar. To make the children's paradise complete: snowmobile safaris, reindeer sleigh rides and a Husky Park, where you can ride a sled with dog sledding. Near the village there's also a theme park - SantaPark.

Within the village are shops, where you can find a lot of Christmas and Santa gifts for young and old.

If anyone would like to write a letter to Santa, here's the postal address:

Santa Claus

Santa Claus Main Post Office

FI-96930 Arctic Circle

Santa Claus Village

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Santa Claus Village, Joulumaantie 1 96930 Rovaniemi, Suomi

Opening days and hours:

10 January – 31 May: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.;1 June – 31 August: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; 1 September – 30 November: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; 1 December – 9 January: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.


+358 20 799 999


Updated on

Saturday, 16 November 2013

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