Deliver by Hand Your Santa List on Rovaniemi Private Sightseeing Tours
Diverse is a word to describe the fabulous city of Rovaniemi and the variety of private sightseeing tours available there.
Winter is the season when you want to visit Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland and hometown of Santa Claus with all the added extras and activities for the winter and yuletide season. Lots of snow and the magic of Santa Claus!
Spring brings the rebirth of nature and fabulous colours emerging on the landscape. Take private guided tours to reindeer farms for calving season or venture through the countryside of Rovaniemi on private guided cycling tours.
Summer and the midnight sun is the best time for fantastic seasonal Rovaniemi adventure tours, festivals and lots of activities. The nights tend to be bright with 24 hours of daylight which means lots of time for fun, activities and partying.
The stunning landscape changes colour with the arrival of Autumn or in Rovaniemi, Harvest season. There is no shortage of private tours in Rovaniemi for all types of berry picking in the forests. It is also another country where the Northern Lights are visible from mid-August.
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Experience the True Magic of Christmas on Rovaniemi Sightseeing Tours of Santapark
Due to its location bordering the Arctic, Rovaniemi is the exotic snow and ice destination for winter, it is also the magical place for visiting SantaPark and Santa Claus Village on private sightseeing tours of Rovaniemi.
There are husky farms and reindeer farms along with the Ranua Zoo for animal lovers to experience. In the zoo, you can see the many Arctic Fauna such as polar bears. Lapland safari tours in Rovaniemi are also a must do here.
Rovaniemi adventure tours in winter are among the best you will find for thrills and the odd spills! And then while you are there, try to spend a night in Arctic Snowhotel or on a Rovaniemi guided tour stop off in its Ice restaurant or Icebar. It is an experience that will not be forgotten!
Travel Tips for Rovaniemi
It is impossible to pinpoint a particular time of the year as the ‘best time’ as there is so much all year round to do or see. Obviously for the magic of Christmas and for meeting Santa Claus and Mrs Claus, then November and December are the best months. January is perfect for Rovaniemi snow adventure tours. Summer has the bright days and nights, warm temperatures and great activity tours. Autumn has the northern lights! It's your pick.
The cost in Rovaniemi for tourists can vary with seasons, for example, it may be more expensive in November and December during the Christmas period. On average, the prices are not too high when compared to places such as Sweden. Accommodation for 2 people is approximate US$59 a night and as little as US$12 a day for meals per person. The price of Rovaniemi sightseeing tours depends on the time of the year and places you want to visit.
Book well in advance when wanting to visit Rovaniemi during the Christmas period for the best prices and for making sure you get to do all the popular Christmasy Rovaniemi sightseeing tours. Be sure to pack warm clothes for winter holidays. In the Summer, you may want to bring a night mask as it is still quite bright at night and apply suncream regularly. It is vital you stay with the group when on Rovaniemi private tours.
Winter is snow and ice season with the possibility of temperatures getting as low as -30 degrees Celsius in January the coldest month of the year. Summer is warm and bright with July being the hottest month on average and temperatures around 25 degrees Celsius. There is a reasonable quantity of rainfall throughout the year and in winter if it is not snowing it is probably raining. Spring and Autumn are the driest seasons.