Pirates, visiting the Arctic Circle and Santa's Village in Finland can be quite costly. We're usually seeing prices for 3-day packages including flights, accommodation, transfers and a tour starting at £700 per person, depending on how many tours are included you can easily spend £1000 or more for this trip.
Now, with Ryainair flying into Santa's home town, Rovaniemi in Lapland, it makes it more affordable to go off and book the trip yourself and save yourself hundreds of Pounds.
You can go for three nights this November, stay in the actual Santa Claus Village in a little cottage with it's own sauna and book in a tour to see the Norther Lights all from £413* per person.
Direct flights to Rovaniemi, Lapland
Departures from London
Example date: 7-10 Nov 2022
Hand luggage - check airline policy
A stay in Santa Claus Village for 3 nights, including breakfast and airport transfers starts from £349 total (based on 2 sharing).
Cheapest is £116 per night booking with Expedia, this is how it looks when you click through:
There's so many tours to choose from and usually, they're quite expensive. We've grabbed some examples from Get Your Guide. These tours leave from Rovaniemi, which is a short bus or taxi ride away from your hotel.
Tours are selling out fast at the moment, we've added a few examples below, so you can pick and choose.
3.5-hour Northern Lights & Husky Sleigh Ride
Flights at £45 per person = £90 for 2 people
Accommodation for 3 nights inc. breakfast & airport pickup = £349
3.5-hour Northern Lights Husky tour for 2 people = £385.94
Total of £824.94 / 2 = £412.47 per person
Please note -- Prices are correct at time of publishing, based on the sample dates provided and are subject to fluctuation, depending on availability. *The prices do not include city/tourist taxes that are / may be payable at the hotel.