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Central Rovaniemi, Rovaniemi, Finland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Centrally located meeting place and square with lots of shops/cafes/a small mall etc. Quite lively during day

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Karan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

More famous for being named after Finlands winning act at the Eurovision Song Contest than anything else. Modern square with the tourist information centre on it. Occaisional events and usually a splendid Christmas tree in December

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank antKlagenfurt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rovaniemi, a peaceful little city. There is a small tourist area within walking distance of hundreds of meters between the mole and the frozen river bank (in the winter). Along the street are shops, bars and shops designed for tourists. Right next to the mall...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Passport395384
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ice ring here and the few Christmas stalls. Times are advertised for when the ice skating starts and the web cam shows you the centre square here. Lots of restaurants and cafes around the area. Also a huge and beautiful Christmas tree

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hutchic
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Santa Claus hotel and it is just located at the city center. It is a very small city where you can explore by foot. Though we arrived here during the winter month, expect the negative degree Centigrade temperature while walking. Lots of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank jaomd
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Could be OK, especially the ice bars, igloo. The shortest way from the centre of the village into bank of the river.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Latarka_w_plecaku
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

One of the main hubs of Rovaniemi that you are likely to pass through more than once, it’s pretty at this time of year with ice sculptures and children singing if you’re lucky. The usual amalgamation of shops and restaurants abound, you will pass through...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed January 11, 2019

I was blown away by the main street of Rovaniemi and it's main square. The Christmas decorations are amazing and it's so festive to have the little shops and outdoor fun. Our boys tried a lot of it - ice skating, snow sliding and just...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank VictoriaM1
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Nothing special. It is just a simple and ordinary square. Restaurants, shops and nothing else to see or do.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank LogRamone
Reviewed January 3, 2019

home of the tour companies and a shopping mall. Xmas carols by school children when e were ther. watch for icy areas outside.

Date of experience: December 2018
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