The Magic Lapland

Lapland Region is not a country, but a region larger than the United Kingdom. Lapland is one of the last unspoilt nature wilderness in the world.

It is located in the Arctic area in the north of the three Nordic countries, Norway, Sweden and Finland.

The region is world-renowned for its magnificent nature beauty, amazing Northern Light, Midnight Sun, clean air, silence and huge expanses.

Whether it is the amazing wild nature, whales, reindeer or eagles, you are likely to encounter some unusual wildlife as benefits the unusual terrain. The special geographical position has produced an impressive range of flora and fauna. In general, the raindeers are the most eye-catching of the region´s animals.


Lapland today

The main towns are Rovaniemi and Ivalo in Finland, Hammerfest, Tromsø and Narvik in Norway and Kiruna, Luleå and Gällivare in Sweden.

Lapland is composed of Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish provinces, which answer to national governments in Helsinki, Oslo and Stockholm.


Sami - the indigenous people in Lapland

The north of Lapland is known as Sápmi, the home of the Sami people, and Inari, Utsjoki and Hetta are the main communities.

The population is estimated at around 80000 people, and there are living most Sames in Norway with 50000 people. The reindeer has been the centre of Sami culture for thousands of years.


Adventure destinations

Within the last 10 years, the Lapland region increased the number of tourists a lot, because of the better infrastructure and connections to the region. Destinations like Kiruna, Tromsø and Rovaniemi attracts many tourists, who want to explore the unique scenery, adventure experiences and local culture 


Getting here

Normally you will reach the regions easily by flights from Stockholm, Oslo and Helsinki. Daily flight selections from Stockholm to Kiruna, Oslo to Tromsø and Helsinki to Rovaniemi.

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Nordic Lapland Region

Swedish Lapland

Swedish Lapland

A less populated destination with the most magnificent nature. An eldorado for adventure lovers.

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Northern Norway

Northern Norway

Northern Norway will captivate you from the start, whatever you go there in the summer or winter.

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Lapland in Finland

Lapland in Finland

When you visit Finnish Lapland you will forget all about the busy life, agreements, pollution and annoying noises.

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Recommended Adventure Hotels

ICEHOTEL Jukkasjärvi

ICEHOTEL Jukkasjärvi

In Jukkasjärvi, a tiny little town 200 km north of the Arctic Circle, you will find the iconic ICEHOTEL.

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Kirkenes Snowhotel

Kirkenes Snowhotel

By special designed snow-sculpted rooms Kirkenes Snowhotel welcome everyone for an unforgettable hotel experience.

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The SnowCastle in Kemi

The SnowCastle in Kemi

Every year experience snow workers and architects proudly present this unique place of accommodation.

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Recommended Tours to Lapland

Lapland



DNA of Lapland

The Northern Lights

Get to Know Lapland

Northern Light Spots

Northern Light Spots

Get inspired about where to go for Northern Light.

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Sámi People in Lapland

Sámi People in Lapland

Discover and learn about the northernmost indigenous people of Europe.

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Famous Lapland Destinations

Famous Lapland Destinations

Get inspired about where to go in Lapland.

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The Santa Claus Village

The Santa Claus Village

You will find one of Finland`s largest tourist culture attractions in Rovaniemi in at the Arctic Circle in Lapland. From here tourist from all over the world send relatives and friends greetings.

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Dale of Norway

Dale of Norway

The brand "Dale" has a long history as the factory was built in 1879 in the village Dale on the west coast of Norway.

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Polaria Museum

Polaria Museum

This museum gives you good insights into the Arctic.

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