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Santa Claus Secret Forest - Joulukka

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When your elf comes to pick you up from your hotel you know you are in for something fun and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
VictoriaM1
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Louisville, Kentucky
Amazing! Worth every cent!

This was the highlight of our trip to Lapland. As a family of nine, it was expensive for us to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fionajones12018
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Sydney, Australia
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Joulukka offers comprehensive experiences for the whole family deep in the mystical, authentic Lappish forest. Join the Elves in their daily chores in operating Santa's Secret Command Center or the Trolls' mighty Brotherhood. Also the Snowy Girl...more
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Tarvantie 1, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When your elf comes to pick you up from your hotel you know you are in for something fun and different. Our two boys, 6 and 9, thought this was really cool. The elves really do a good job of making you feel like you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the highlight of our trip to Lapland. As a family of nine, it was expensive for us to orgnaise a private session. But it was worth every cent. Our elf was fabulous (Treena from memory?) -- she didn't stray from her character once....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fionajones12018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family of 5 (inc 3 kids aged, 4,10,10) booked the Private meeting with Santa inc Gingerbread making at cost of about £900 for 3 hours including transfer time. I believe the price is fair as your paying a premium for the location, the time of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness! This was the most amazing magical gorgeous real-life-fairytale of all times! It was worth every cent and it is one of the best decisions of my life!!! Everything was amazing! From when Navi picked us up in the magic box (he is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this excursion six months ago, hoping that it would add a little more to the magical meeting of Santa. It really was fabulous. I went for a private weekly tour and there were about 7 other families on the tour with us. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wow experience for all. Children loved it, and the activities kept all children active. Elves (Mimi, Twinky and Bibi were superb). A must for anyone to come to Santa Claud Village for children

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This adventure was truly magical. The elves were wonderful and the entire excursion was like a dream. Just beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kate M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just magical lovely place so much to see and do around the site santa claus was brilliant and the elves children and adults will all enjoy

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ctill69
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dont get me wrong, they did a great job but the task of creating christmas everywhere is just to HUGE. I admit i did go there alone without kid. Nobody wanted to come cuz of the price. I wanted to start my vacation in Lapland...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jeanfran_oist800
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We loved this place. The walk through the snowy forest is long but fascinating. We were met be our elf, who took us through the forest to meet other elves. Along the way we were educated on the importance of looking after the forest and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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