Visit Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi is the Official Hometown of Santa Claus®, and Visit Rovaniemi is the local tourist board of the Rovaniemi region in Lapland, Finland. The lively town is located on the Arctic Circle, and Rovaniemi offers the best access to the Arctic region by land and by air.
Rovaniemi combines the Northern nature with urban surroundings, self-confident localness and open-minded internationality, so it’s a perfect place to explore the aspects of the world-famous Finnish happiness and Christmas spirit with the goodwill ambassador Santa Claus.

For summer time Rovaniemi offers a wide range of exciting but easy and safe outdoor activities under the Midnight sun, and the greatest amount of Lappish culture, sights and attractions, restaurants and local design shops, not forgetting the encounters with the locals.

In autumn Rovaniemi is the bucketlist destination for Northern lights enthusiastics as the light phenomenon takes place from the end of August onwards. Several special accommodations and wide range of activities maximizes the possibilities for witnessing the magical Northern Lights.


Koskikatu 12, Rovaniemi, 96200, FI

+358 40 829 0676