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: Midnight Sun, Polar Nights, autumn colors, Northern Lights, and Arctic cites nestled among Ice Age fells.
Virtual Lapland is your gateway to an Arctic experience unlike any other. Explore Finnish Lapland anywhere, anytime, watch a dazzling Northern Lights show, explore how the seasons and wilderness intertwine and meet the wildlife of the North!
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.
Covid-19 & Travel to Lapland
(Latest update: 20 October 2021)
Finland welcomes all fully-vaccinated travelers and travelers from low-risk countries!
For more information and details, check out Visit Finland’s practical information for travelers during the Covid-19 pandemic. Traveling directly to Lapland? Visit Lapland Entry.
Mythical and magical – pristine nature and breath-taking phenomena make Lapland something else.
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.
Find out below how we have become one of the most sustainable tourism destinations, and how you can have a positive impact on the environment, economy and culture of Lapland and the whole world.
There are no blaring car alarms, buzzing metro lines or wheezing air vents here.