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Address: Rovaniemi, Finland
Phone Number: 358 (0) 16 356 2096
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Crossing the Arctic Circle is Amazing, this just makes it fun too

This is a great place and they make a lot about having the Arctic Circle line running through it. You can go and see Santa at any time of the year and there are some great places... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a great place and they make a lot about having the Arctic Circle line running through it. You can go and see Santa at any time of the year and there are some great places to eat too. There is also free WiFi.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This place is awesome! It's not just for kids and had a great feeling / vibe about it plus you get to meet Santa!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Went to Santa Clause village with my husband and two children ages 6 & 9. My favorite part is the arctic circle is here and there is a webcam where you can tell your friends to watch you live! We stopped by the Santa Claus post office and ordered letters to be sent to our kids for Christmas and also... More 

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Greece
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

in order to visit this unique place,it is better and cheaper to book a hotel in kemi,or in cuusamo.,hotel cumulus for instance.dont forget to visit the cuusamon tropiikki ,where you will find the one and unique angry birds park

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Chesterfield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I was expecting a crassy retail park. But thought this place was wonderful. I have never been anywhere that seemed so full of Christmas cheer. It was so tastefully decorated. It was a shame that I went on the trip there with Thomsons as I would have like to have spent more time. I even left before the ice-bar opened.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

It is an OK experience, but I have one major problem with the tourist shops in this place. They sell sámi artifacts - but any sámi person know this is not nowhere near sámi authentic crafts. They should point this out so that visitors get a clear understanding that they are buying things which is not authentic at all. I... More 

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Hockenheim, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The main purpose of this place seems to be selling stuff to tourists. There are plenty of shops where you can buy all kinds of nice and ugly souvenirs. There's also a small exhibition about Christmas traditions around the world. At the end you meet Santa Claus and can take a photo with him (and buy it for 20€/photo). Attention:... More 

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Ankara, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

....Prices are expensive ---Touristic ---Arctic line is ok. ....xmass souveniers are good ....Transportation is ok

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bangalore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This mystical place is where you should be spending most of the time when you are here. The place also has the marked 'Arctic Circle' going through a its entrance lobby. You could get a certificate too but they close at around 4 so do it first. Santa supposedly lives here through the year except Christmas time when he is... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Snow and relax with huskies and raindeers. Don't forget to get your arctic cycle crossing certificate.

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Address: Rovaniemi, Finland
Phone Number: 358 (0) 16 356 2096
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Lapland  >  Rovaniemi

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