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Villa Halla at Ukkohalla Ski Centre

2-story stone and log Villa built in 2014. For 6 persons, 105 m², 3 bedrooms, no pets allowed, no smoking. Upstairs you will find a combined living room-kitchen, 3 bedrooms, bathroom with shower and toilet, electric sauna and separate toilet, and a fireplace. Downstairs has a living room, utility room, bathroom with 2 showers, electric sauna, and a separate toilet. Comfort and quality for family holidays with a great view to the slopes. Also a lovely location for a summer holiday by the lake.

Santalahti Beach

The soft and sandy cove at Santalahti is suitably sheltered by the archipelago, and opens south towards the open sea. This is the perfect location for children to show off their sand castle skills, whilst sun worshippers can choose from either the soft sand or the cooler coastal grass. The beach also has beach volleyball courts, toilets, changing cubicles, barbecue and picnic spots, plus a ramp that allows access to the waterline by wheelchair or pram. A nature track, the Santa Café and a minigolf park are in close proximity.

Stay on a Finnish Farm

Kannisto's livestock farm is an old-fashioned granny's home with modern-day comforts on the countryside. Here you have an opportunity to see food make its way from the field and pasture to the table. Children enjoy feeding and taking care of the animals. The nature trail provides many useful experiences. There is a lot to do and feel while enjoying the authentic atmosphere and cuisine of a real family farm! This is a peaceful way to spend a holiday on your own, with your family or among a group. You will try the original Finnish sauna, of course!

Evening Husky Tour

As evening falls, we head towards adventure. Animals are restless in the forest – are they waiting for us? Every now and then, we switch our headlamps off and continue under the moonlight or flaming Northern Lights. We sit around a campfire, taste local delicacies and have something hot to drink.

Tykkimäki Amusement Park

Tykkimäki is the third largest amusement park in Finland. There is plenty to do for the young and old. The amusement park contains over 40 rides and games, and there are fun shows on the outdoor stage throughout the summer. There is also an animal farm where the children may pet the animals. Bring your whole family and have a relaxed and fun stay at the Tykkimäki Amusement Park!

Crazy About Animals

At Santa’s Pet farm you can nurse, feed and pet the cute farmyard animals. The guided tour introduces you to a mini pig, a goat and a reindeer. The sweet bunnies are waiting for their salad and carrots and the henhouse’s rooster for bread with his mistress. These and many other animals live here in the yard. Juice and sweets are offered during the trip. Pony rides available for an extra charge. You can also buy coffee, ice cream and sweet or salty waffles in the café hut. Duration: about 1.5 hours.

Santalahti Minigolf Park

The Minigolf Park is situated in a beautiful park near the beach and Santa Café. The course has 18 holes and all equipment can be collected from the reception. Fun for the whole family!

Indoor Adventure Park Naurusaari

It isn’t always necessary to travel far to have a good time. Inside the Flamingo leisure world, there is an archipelago-themed indoor adventure park named Naurusaari (Island of Laughter) where children can play and have fun. Here you can play until you drop – and afterwards you can always take a dip in Flamingo Spa's Aqua Park! We have created a safe play environment in cooperation with Lappset. Their equipment is perfect for dangling, climbing, bouncing, dancing, or whatever you can think of! We also have a Microsoft Xbox 360 gaming area.

After Five Ticket (adult / child)

The After Five ticket allows you to see our aquarium in the evening. Please take notice of our opening hours and note that entrance ends 1 hour prior to the actual closing time. After five tickets for adults and children can only be purchased online.

Night Snowmobile Safari

Leave the city lights behind you and join an unforgettable snowmobile adventure to the dark wilderness. We will drive along frozen rivers and through forests covered with snow, letting the glittering moon and stars guide us through our journey. The tour is suitable for everyone, also for families with children – no previous experience is necessary.

Midnight Sun Safari at Wilderness Lake

We will go by car towards the Pallas fell and reach nature's peace at the Kivijärvi wilderness lake. This trip is suitable for the whole family. During the evening, you can try fishing from a boat and from the shore. We will also check some fish traps – they might hold perch, pike or trout. You can also hike and pick berries. We will also take canoes and SUP boards with us, all are at your disposal. And no trip is complete without campfire sausages and coffee. You can also bring your own beverages. Duration: 4 to 5 hours.

Santa's Christmas Cabin in Levi

See Santa Claus and experience the magic of Christmas! Join us on a most exciting adventure at Santa's Winter Wonderland. Elf Brisk is waiting for us with his shining lantern and we sneak into Santa's World together. There we'll meet Santa and Mrs Santa and their funny elves.

Ski Resort Himos – the Biggest Slopes in Southern and Central Finland!

The most diverse, largest and longest slopes in Southern and Central Finland are yours to conquer! You have access to 21 fantastic slopes and 15 lifts. Himos provides fun for all. The selection of slopes includes all slope colors, ranging from very easy greens to the most demanding blacks. Himos also provides four free lifts for beginners. Children under seven wearing a helmet can ride for free when accompanied by an adult. During weekends and holidays, we provide promotions, events, and games, sure to lighten up the atmosphere even further.

Christmas in Hotel Kalevala

Welcome to a warm, family-friendly Christmas holiday at Hotel Kalevala! We celebrate Christmas the traditional Finnish way, and we wish to welcome you to be part of it. Relax, enjoy the spirit of Christmas, and spend time with your loved ones.

Tykkimäki Aquapark

Aquapark offers super-fun water slides, water play pools, and a 25-meter swimming pool for serious swimmers. For freshening up, there are sauna facilities and changing rooms as well as a restaurant area with a large terrace. From the terrace, you can also see the neighbouring Käyrälampi Beach. You can buy a range of soft drinks and ice cream from the beach kiosk.

Trip to Ranua Zoo

We invite you to come visit Ranua Zoo! We will pick you up at your hotel and after the trip we will also bring you back to the hotel. The Ranua wildlife park is located 80 km's away from Rovaniemi and it takes about an hour to get there by bus. You can use free Wi-Fi onboard the bus and relax on the journey to Ranua Zoo. You will have 3 hours to visit the Arctic Wildlife Park, during which the bus will wait for you at the parking place.

Santa's Circle

Santa’s Circle allows you to reveal the veil of mystery over the wilderness around you. Step into the fairy tale and immerse yourself in Finnish ice hockey history! The day tour includes: Visit at Ranua zoo and the Fazer chocolate shop, Santa Claus village at the Arctic Circle, toboggan and chair lift to Ounasvaara fell, an ice hockey game and ice skating show. Transfers, winter thermal outfit (overall, boots) and English speaking guide.

Visit Summer Island Viikinsaari in Tampere

Viikinsaari island in Tampere is a wonderful place to spend a summer day with your family, friends or a loved one. The boat trip from Laukontori harbour in Tampere city centre to Viikinsaari island only takes 20 minutes and offers a lovely break from the hassle of the city. Our restaurant is located in a beautiful old wooden villa surrounded by green nature and serene lake vistas. Hopealinjat operates boats from Tampere to Viikinsaari daily in the summer.