Accommodation for rent in Lapland
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Lapland – the “land of the midnight sun”, the kingdom of reindeers and the best winter traditions
Finnish Lapland is located in the north of the country and it occupies more than one third part of Finland. This “land of the midnight sun”, the kingdom of reindeers and the best winter traditions is famous all over the world.
The people of Lapland – Laplanders
The peace-loving people of Lapland are fighting only with harsh northern nature and have the reputation of being witches and magicians. The measured and unhurried way of their life submits to the housekeeping, cultivating the land, reindeer herding and fishing. Fishing and timber purchasing form the basis of the local economics in Lapland.
The particular aura of Lapland
Particular aura prevails in this exotic place, which attracts the tourists all the year round. You’ll never forget the impressions of Northern Lights during the mysterious polar night.
Winter fun in Lapland
Lapland has mild subarctic climate with mild winters and warm summers. There is already a snow carpet on the land in October. So you’ll be able to enjoy with winter reindeers’ and dogs’ safari, Alpine skiing or simply skiing along the forest, riding snowmobiles, hunting and so on.
Summer holidays in Lapland
The tourists will be given many opportunities of having a rest in Lapland in summer, too. You’ll be able to hunt or to fish, to ride or to play golf, to hike or to go for a walk along the forests, to gather mushrooms and berries or to test your character in the rafting and canoeing.
National parks in Lapland
The untouched nature of Lapland is protected with care in 7 national parks, the largest of which is Lemmeniyoki. There are a lot of hiking trails in this park, special places for a campfire and for night’s lodging.
City life in Lapland
City life in Lapland is most fully represented in the main city - Rovaniemi as well as in Kemi, Tornio and Kemijarvi. The most beautiful place is Kuusamo, which is considered to be a gateway to Lapland.
The sights of Lapland
The Arctic Circle and Snow Castles, the residence of Santa Claus and Santa-Park, Arctic Zoo “Ranua” and the fairy castle Moore-Moore, the international Museum of gold in a Golden village Tankvaara and a famous confectionery factory “Fazer” will give you lots of positive emotions.
Cultural Events in Lapland
There are some cultural events in Lapland every month: figure skating, different music festivals, sculpture exhibitions and cutting out figures of ice, performances, film and animation festivals, washing gold-bearing sand, etc.
Holidays and housing in Lapland, without any doubt, will leave the unforgettable memories and valuable life experience.
You are welcome to Lapland!
Photo: Leonid Ryzhik