Rovaniemi is the capital of Lapland and the home of Santa Claus. It is located in the Arctic Circle, where it’s Christmas every day of the year. Rovaniemi is an urban outpost in the heart of Lapland wilderness, part of the great taiga forest that stretches across northern Scandinavia and Russia.
There are many reasons to love Rovaniemi – spellbinding nature and phenomena, Lappish traditions and culture, urban life and wild activities make the Official Hometown of Santa Claus a unique place to visit. Please find below themes and topics to inspire and prepare you for an unforgettable travel experience.