The northern Finnish town of Rovaniemi, found on the Arctic Circle, is widely known as a wildlife lover’s paradise and as the home of Father Christmas. Just 8km from Santa Clause Village, Romaniemi is the perfect destination for your holiday travels in Lapland. Although best known for its winter activities such as skiing, reindeer encounters and a visit to Santa’s Workshop, for those not afraid of the cold, Rovaniemi is an idyllic destination all year round. Famously known for having snow on the ground for half the year, Rovaniemi offers sunning hikes, lake walks and wildlife excursions all year round. A cultural destination as well, this city has its own theater, orchestra, art gallery and numerous museums worth a visit. Also a perfect destination for getting a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis, make sure to plan a stop in Rovaniemi on your next trip to Finland!