Covid-19 & Travel to Lapland
As of June 15, Finland welcomes leisure travelers from Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia and Lithuania. Travelers from these countries do not need to self-quarantine on arrival in Finland. Finland has eased the restrictions on public life, including restaurants, amusement parks, recreational facilities and sports competitions beginning June 1, although there are still limits in place. The Finnish government is expected to review travel restrictions again in 2 weeks’ time.
Are you ready to explore Finnish Lapland?
Welcome to the official travel website for Finnish Lapland, the home of Santa Claus, the last wilderness in Europe, and part of the Sámi homeland. Lapland is a destination above ordinary, full of contrasts and unique natural phenomena: Polar Nights, autumn colors, Northern Lights, and Arctic cites nestled among Ice Age fells.
If you’re looking for the frosty bite of a reindeer sleigh ride or the soft heat of a traditional sauna, you might be ready. If you want to explore the wilderness during a white summer night and meet Santa any time of year, you might be ready.
If you’re done with the ordinary, you might just be ready for Finnish Lapland.
There are no blaring car alarms, buzzing metro lines or wheezing air vents here.
How to make the most of your time in Lapland – meet locals and find out what northern life is all about.
How to get to Lapland, where to go once here and more useful travel information.
Mythical and magical – pristine nature and breath-taking phenomena make Lapland something else.
Behind-the-scenes of the movie Ailo's Journey, fun facts and fascinating stories about the most important animal in Lapland: reindeer.