Fly from Liverpool to Lapland
For those looking for an enchanting getaway with plenty to see and do, why not take a trip to the captivating region of Lapland in Finland? Liverpool John Lennon Airport offers a number of direct flights to this beautiful winter wonderland and with holiday packages available from Newmarket Holidays or Santa’s Lapland, it’s never too early to book your family getaway.
Why you should go to Lapland
Although Lapland is famous for being the hometown of Santa Claus, it’s also a region which has three months of 24-hour sunshine and is one of the best places to see the Northern Lights. Perfect as a festive family holiday, no trip to Lapland is complete without meeting Father Christmas himself. So, if you want to put a smile, from ear to ear, on your little one’s face, pay the big man a visit at his office in the snow-capped forest and meet Rudolph and his reindeer gang too.
As part of the magical holiday packages provided by Newmarket Holidays and Santa’s Lapland you can tailor your trip to your personal needs and add on optional extras such as reindeer sleigh rides, trips to see the Northern Lights and even ice driving to get your heart racing.
When you should go to lapland
Liverpool Airport runs selected chartered flights to Lapland via Newmarket Holidays and Santa’s Lapland. For the ultimate Christmas experience fly to Lapland in the run up to Christmas, but make sure to wrap up warm as temperature can drop to -10°C! Pack your warm and cosy thermal clothing and your favourite bobble hat.
Where you should stay
The most popular areas to stay in Lapland include the capital, Rovaniemi and Levi for family fun holidays. For a more tranquil setting, visit Salla and take in the Finnish wilderness, but for action packed activities, try Ruka.
The list is endless when it comes to things to do in Lapland, so if you’re looking to try something new, check out our top three picks:
- SnowVillage in Lainio - 20 million kilos of snow and 350,000 kilos of ice are crafted each year to create this magical village which must be seen to be believed!
- Kemi - If you get the chance, take some time out to visit the picturesque town of Kemi in southern Lapland. From ice bars to a classic Finnish Evangelical church, stop by and admire the traditional culture.
- Ice fishing – learn how to catch fish like a pro in rivers and lakes that have completely frozen over.
For this once-in-a-lifetime experience, fly direct to Lapland from Liverpool John Lennon Airport on one of our specially chartered flights and make the festive season even more magical.