Lapland has been a leading destination for people looking for the ideal winter holiday, to put it simply, it is the place where dreams come true. There is so much to see and do, you will experience the perfect ‘white christmas’ at Lapland. There are not many other places on the planet where you fill find such picturesque landscape, the place is so isolated it is stunning. It’s the best place to bring your kids at christmas, if you like to be active with your family then check out www.activitiesabroad.com before you go, you’ll be able to plan everything to make your trip perfect. Here are some great reasons why Lapland is the perfect place for you to visit.
Nothing screams christmas more than snow, it’s in every movie and every picture that represents the festive period. You will always be guaranteed snow in Lapland, this is why there are also some of Europe’s leading ski resorts here. If you’ve never had a white christmas then you need to book your holiday to Lapland now!
The home of santa
You cannot visit Lapland without going to see Father Christmas and his village. It’s the best way to spend a day with your children, it will be the highlight of your holiday! The kids will also get the pleasure of taking a ride on a sleigh pulled by reindeers. You don’t have to worry about how you will organise the trip, there are many agencies that can make all the arrangements needed.
The Northern Lights
Lapland is arguably the best place in the world to see The Northern Lights, you will be able to enjoy the magical light show from any area of Lapland. Find out about Lapland and the best places to see the lights before you head out for the show. It’s important to remember that the show starts daly in the morning, so you’ll need some very warm clothes to keep you comfortable.
Some make the mistake of thinking that the arctic circle is not a place where you will find some of the best dishes in the world. You will even find reindeer on the menus, yes it might not sound like something you’ve always wanted to try, but reindeer hash is a popular dish – don’t order it for the kids after you have visited to Father christmas and his reindeers! Whatever you taste, there will be something on the menu for you!
There are many more reasons for you and your family to visit Lapland this winter, the above list are the star attractions. If you like activities then do your research before you leave so that you can plan all of your activities in advance. Enjoy a wonderful winter in Lapland!