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Arctic Snow Hotel glass igloos

Igloos & Auroras Just 26 kilometres from Rovaniemi – Lapland’s winter capital – the Arctic Snow Hotel and its glass-roofed igloos are far enough away from the light pollution of the city to enjoy fabulous displays of the magical aurora borealis. Spend a night in an ice room, newly carved from snow and ice each winter, and spend days exploring the glittering landscape by husky sled or visiting Santa Claus at his official residence.

Itinerary Ask a Regent Lapland Explorer to pre-book optional excursions Day 1 Fly to Rovaniemi | Fly to the capital of Finnish Lapland and transfer to the Arctic Snow Hotel for one night in an ice room. Newly built from snow and ice every winter, each room is carved with a unique design and every ice bed is covered with fur throws and warm, fleece-lined sleeping bags. Sit at ice tables and chairs in the hotel’s restaurant or chill out with a drink in an ice glass before an unforgettable night at this unique Lapland hotel. Day 2 Snow Hotel | Spend the day exploring the Lappish landscape by reindeer sleigh, husky sled or snowmobile – ask a Regent Lapland Specialist about special family safaris on snowmobiles suitable for children. Check in to one of the hotel’s Arctic Glass Igloos for a two-night stay. Located on the shores of Lehtojärvi Lake, these cosy little pods have electrically-heated glass ceilings and their own private showers and toilets. Request

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the hotel’s Aurora Alarm and drift off safe in the knowledge that you will be woken if the northern lights appear overhead. (B) Day 3 Snow Hotel | The nearby town of Rovaniemi is the official home of Santa Claus and the man himself can be visited every day of the year at the Santa Claus Village which is located right on the Arctic Circle. Children and big kids alike will delight in a visit to this festive theme park. In the evening, perhaps keep watch for the northern lights from the bubbling waters of the hotel’s outdoor Jacuzzi or retire to your glass igloo to relax under the stars. (B) Day 4 Rovaniemi to UK | Transfer to Rovaniemi Airport for the return flight to the UK. (B)

Tour duration

4 days

Holiday type

Tailor-made Optional excursions

Seasonality

Dec-Mar

Prices from

£1089 per person

Includes flights, accommodation and transfers.

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