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Santa Claus Office

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Santa Claus’ Main Post Office—the only official Santa Claus’ post office—is part of the official network of Finland’s post office, Posti. At the Arctic Circle, you can enjoy the atmosphere of Christmas every day of the year. Merry Postal Elves...more
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Joulumaantie 1 | Arctic Circle, Santa Claus Village, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This totally ruined Christmas for my 7 year old. We went all the way to Lapland to see the real santa, this one said three words to us, I specifically asked the “elf” to ask Santa to call my son by his name so he...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GrandTour60303
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must if in Lapland! It is a once in a lifetime experience, a total deja vu of emotions from Christmas mornings as a child. Best time to visit is probably early December as it wont be as packed with other tourists

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lara175
Reviewed 3 days ago

It has been like a dream. It is a very nice place to visit even you are an adult you feel like you are a kid and you want see everything and you want to enjoy the time there, the snow, the lights, to see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OliviaC2476
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family visit November 2018 was joyful. Our family found the real Santa at Holiday Village. What a charming, gentle, interested Santa Our grandchildren, ages 7 & 8 are sure this was the REAL Santa not just one of his helpers.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KMAKM
Reviewed 4 days ago

Oh my goodness! You HAVE to visit Joulupukki (Santa Claus) when you come to Santa's Village. He was very personable and you got to spend private time with him.....not a long line of people watching for you to finish so they can have their turn....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vicki A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful first impressions with the buildings, snow and lighting; exactly as you would imagine. Santa was talkative and looked as you would expect. BUT sadly it felt like a money making machine. Wasn’t cheap to visit Santa anyway, but then to have to pay €35...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nickynue
Reviewed 4 days ago

Meeting Santa claus is every childs dream. If you are in Finland for holiday, I highly recommend visiting Santa Claus Village!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank revoliskaz
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were disappointed after visiting Santa's Post Office in the Santa Village. We expected some scenes inside, which cute and belongs to the miraculous ambiance of childrens imagination. Instead of our expectation, we visited another commercial souvenier shop. I think, I told everything about it...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FlyingHUmanFlyingHUm
Reviewed 5 days ago

Santa Claus is very nice and talkative! The queue was a bit long but with a bit of waiting (not more than 30 min) we could see Santa. Thank you!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pol_43085
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was by far the busiest attraction on our trip. However, like everywhere else, the whole experience was organised to perfection and stress was avoided. There is a large tabled area for children and adults alike to sit and write they're letters to Santa. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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catherined01
26 September 2018|
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Response from Simon H | Reviewed this property |
Hey Cath, no there is no video link available. (At least there wasn't when we were there, and I'm pretty sure no other time either.) They do upload photos and videos so you can retrieve them electronically if you want, but... More
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laurayates42
6 April 2018|
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Response from Maria P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I never hearded about the certificate. When you are in the Town Square, you can see a line in the floor that says ARTIC CIRCLE LINE, you take a picture and that's it. About the presents, I stayed at Santa Claus Holiday... More
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