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Santa Claus sent us greetings from Santa Claus Office

Santa Claus sent us greetings from Santa Claus Office

From @janiylinampa - ”Spread the love💚” Beautiful northern lights from last Monday. 
Share your pictures from Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi 
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

From @janiylinampa - ”Spread the love💚” Beautiful northern lights from last Monday. Share your pictures from Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

From @pierrelouis_hostein - ”Baby reindeer waiting for spring🦌” Share your memories from Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi 
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

From @pierrelouis_hostein - ”Baby reindeer waiting for spring🦌” Share your memories from Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

Last night we turned clocks to summertime, meaning the summer is on its way!🌞
📷: @allaboutlapland 
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

Last night we turned clocks to summertime, meaning the summer is on its way!🌞 📷: @allaboutlapland #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

Hey there! Stay calm & stay home, this too shall pass!❤⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Share your Rovaniemi memories with us while waiting to get here again #visitrovaniemi ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #rovaniemi #laplandfinland

Hey there! Stay calm & stay home, this too shall pass!❤⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Share your Rovaniemi memories with us while waiting to get here again #visitrovaniemi ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #rovaniemi #laplandfinland

Amazing Northern Lights last night. Stay calm and dream on, these uncertain times shall pass.✨
📷: @tonieskelinen 
#visitrovaniemi #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #rovaniemi #northernlights

Amazing Northern Lights last night. Stay calm and dream on, these uncertain times shall pass.✨ 📷: @tonieskelinen #visitrovaniemi #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #rovaniemi #northernlights

Important information for travelers in Finland.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Finland has announced that starting 19 March 2020 it will close its borders and suspend travel to Finland until 13 April 2020. This applies to everyone except Finnish citizens and foreigners with permanent residence in Finland.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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If you are a traveler in Finland, please contact your tour operator or airline to arrange your return home immediately.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Rovaniemi and Lapland will stay here. We will share beautiful things from here meanwhile traveling is not possible. There will light in the tunnel someday, and we will make sure to be ready to offer unforgettable memories when the time comes. Stay safe and stay home.❤ 📷@tonieskelinen

Important information for travelers in Finland.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Finland has announced that starting 19 March 2020 it will close its borders and suspend travel to Finland until 13 April 2020. This applies to everyone except Finnish citizens and foreigners with permanent residence in Finland.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ If you are a traveler in Finland, please contact your tour operator or airline to arrange your return home immediately.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Rovaniemi and Lapland will stay here. We will share beautiful things from here meanwhile traveling is not possible. There will light in the tunnel someday, and we will make sure to be ready to offer unforgettable memories when the time comes. Stay safe and stay home.❤ 📷@tonieskelinen

Even though the Arktikum Museum is closed now temporarily according to the advice of the Council of State, it turned green last night in honor of St. Patrick's Day! 📷: @allaboutlapland

Even though the Arktikum Museum is closed now temporarily according to the advice of the Council of State, it turned green last night in honor of St. Patrick's Day! 📷: @allaboutlapland

PLAN YOUR TRIP HOME NOW – EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES DUE TO COVID-19

The Emergency Legislation set by the Finnish Government (takes effect on 18th March) will start closing Finland´s borders and Passenger Traffic to Finland!

Dear travelers, we wish to inform all travelers in our area about these restrictions and exceptional circumstances about the closure of borders:

All travelers kindly rearrange your travel to your home countries! 
Please find more information on our website: www.visitrovaniemi.fi/covid-19/

PLAN YOUR TRIP HOME NOW – EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES DUE TO COVID-19 The Emergency Legislation set by the Finnish Government (takes effect on 18th March) will start closing Finland´s borders and Passenger Traffic to Finland! Dear travelers, we wish to inform all travelers in our area about these restrictions and exceptional circumstances about the closure of borders: All travelers kindly rearrange your travel to your home countries! Please find more information on our website: www.visitrovaniemi.fi/covid-19/

No matter what, coffee tastes good outdoors! 📷:@tonieskelinen⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Share your adventures in Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

No matter what, coffee tastes good outdoors! 📷:@tonieskelinen⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Share your adventures in Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi

From @janiylinampa - "Summernight in the city 🌤" ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
The arctic summer is truly something special, can you imagine that the sun doesn't at all for a month during June and July. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Share your adventures with us #visitrovaniemi⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
#onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #ourfinland #rovaniemi

From @janiylinampa - "Summernight in the city 🌤" ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The arctic summer is truly something special, can you imagine that the sun doesn't at all for a month during June and July. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Share your adventures with us #visitrovaniemi⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #ourfinland #rovaniemi

From @justaleksii - ”Sitting inside a traditional Finnish kota (tent) with an open fire listening to stories of the over 200 year old Lappish reindeer farm we visited.”
Share your moments in Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi 
#ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi #sieriporosafaris #sieriporo

From @justaleksii - ”Sitting inside a traditional Finnish kota (tent) with an open fire listening to stories of the over 200 year old Lappish reindeer farm we visited.” Share your moments in Rovaniemi with us #visitrovaniemi #ourfinland #onlyinlapland #laplandfinland #rovaniemi #sieriporosafaris #sieriporo

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Welcome to the Newsroom of the Official Hometown of Santa Claus, Rovaniemi, Finland.

Visit Rovaniemi is the local tourist board of the Rovaniemi region in Lapland, Finland, and will bring you the latest stories and news from the Arctic Circle! Northern people, Arctic phenomena such as Northern Lights and the Midnight Sun, Arctic animals, events and of course Santa Claus and Christmas all year round!

Visit Rovaniemi - The Official Hometown of Santa Claus®
Maakuntakatu 29-31
96200 Rovaniemi
FINLAND