There are so many ways to enjoy our city at the Arctic Circle! You can visit the sights, take part in various safaris, experience surrounding nature and enjoy northern culture. And of course meet Santa Claus himself!


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Vesihiisi Swimming hall

Santa Claus Sport Institute

Ounasvaara Ski Resort

  • cross-country skiing
  • downhill skiing
  • snowboarding
  • summer bobsleighing


River Kemijoki:

  • fishing
  • canoeing






Santa Claus Main Post Office 




Santa Claus Village 

Ranua Zoo





There are several high quality safari providers in the city offering you unforgettable moments in Lappish wilderness. Here are some alternatives:

Summer Season:
  • Fishing trips
  • Wilderness safaris
  • Jeep -safaris
  • River boat cruises
  • River rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Hiking
  • Husky- and reindeer farm visits
  • Abseiling, climbing
      - equipment rentals
Winter Season:
  • Aurora Borealis searching
  • Ice fishing
  • Skiing lessons
  • Snowmobile safaris
  • Wilderness safaris
  • Husky dog safaris
  • Visits to reindeer farms
  • Reindeer safaris
      - equipment rentals