There is something magical in Lapland. Once you have visited it for the first time, you feel like you must get back soon. Northern Lights, Santa Claus and the amazing nature of Lapland are the main reasons for that. To be honest — Lapland Finland is a magical place.
- Finnish, but you will be just fine with English, and also Swedish and Russian are among the popular languages.
- 184 000
- UTC +2
- Euro (EUR)
- 98 984 km2
- Highest peak
- Halti, 1324m
Lapland is a region in the northern parts of Finland, Sweden, Norway and also Russia. Lapland in Finland is almost a third of the total area of Finland. Although the area is large, there lives under 200 000 people in Lapland. The highest peak in Lapland Finland is Halti (1324m), which is also the highest peak in the whole Finland.
Just a few cities in Lapland
The largest cities in Lapland are Rovaniemi, Kemi and Tornio. Rovaniemi is the largest city with just over 60 000 inhabitants.
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Lapland region is the largest and also the northernmost part of Finland. Lapland has borders with Sweden, Norway and Russia. Near the Kilpisjärvi is a point where borders of Finland, Sweden and Norway meet. Lapland is quite large area, totaling over square kilometers. In this large area lives under 200 000 people so there are lots of space for everyone. If you prefer the city life you should visit Rovaniemi, the biggest city in Lapland with 60 000 inhabitants. Rovaniemi is often called the heart of Lapland. It is actually almost in the centre of Lapland. Other big cities are Kemi and Tornio.
Accommodation in Lapland
Lapland offers you a wide selection of accommodation possibilities. Whatever your needs are, you will find a suitable and a high quality accommodation which makes it possible for you to enjoy your holiday with full enjoyment.
All of the resorts in Lapland have naturally traditional hotels and spa hotels. Well calling the hotels traditional is not the best description, because they are everything else. Watching out of the hotel room’s window or just walking out the hotel and you’re in the amazing surroundings which only Lapland can offer.
If you prefer you can always rent a cosy Log Cabin or perhaps even a luxurious villa, which perhaps give you a more natural accommodation. Talking about natural how would a night in glass igloo in the Igloo Village or in a hotel room in the Ice Hotel sound?
If you really want to experience the nature of Lapland take your own tent and make your own home anywhere in the wilderness of Lapland. That could be just for one night or whatever you want. Accommodation possibilities are limitless in Lapland.
Your holiday accommodation will be unforgettable because Lapland offers many different accommodation options. You can spend your holiday in a quality hotel near the lively nightlife or in a cosy Log Cabin surrounded by the Lapland’s beautiful nature. If you are after a very special accommodation, Igloo Village and Ice Hotel surely guarantee you that side.
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