New Year's Eve in Kuusamo

The end of the year in Kuusamo is experienced in a very special way, which is why we propose this magical trip to Lapland that includes a complete program of activities and accommodation at the Holiday Club Spa Kuusamon Tropiikki complex.

Approximate price per family:
5410 $

The Santa Claus in Lapland® team offers you a wonderful trip to Lapland, a sensational experience that will awaken all your senses. A trip to the country of Christmas where you can live exciting adventures in the Arctic Circle with amazing views of nature. Traveling to Lapland is much more than a trip, it is an adventure in search of happiness. We are experts in trips to Lapland with children, specialists in one of the most surprising destinations on the planet and we offer you the best service, the most complete information and the best guarantees. Welcome to Lapland!


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Day 1. Spain / Kuusamo

Arrive at the airport with enough time to check in for your flight. Lunch will be served on your flight. Once you arrive to Kuusamo, you will meet your guide and transfer to the Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki complex (approx. 10min). Once you arrive, you will have enough time to get settled. Once you are ready, you can head over to the hotel restaurant for a delicious dinner.  


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Day 2. Kuusamo. Snowmobile Safari, Spa and Angry Birds

Breakfast buffet at the hotel. Before starting your activities, you will collect the thermal suits that you can use during the entire stay in Lapland. Today you will set off on a snowmobile safari. To do this, you will be provided with helmets and gloves as well as instructions from the guides. The adults will drive the snowmobiles (2 per snowmobile) and the children will be in a sled that is being pulled by the guide's snowmobile. Enjoy the amazing views that Lapland has to offer as you travel through the snowy forest and pass by frozen rivers. Return to the nearby resort of Rukan Salonki to enjoy the snow. In the complex you can enjoy the illuminated tracks with snow slides, sleds and floats for free. On the frozen lake you can try the Finnish carousel, one person sits and another spins it. You can also use the "kick-sledges", the most traditional and authentic means of transport, sleigh type. Light lunch at the resort's restaurant.



In the afternoon free time during which we recommend enjoying the hotel spa pool, an area decorated with exotic plants, a tropical oasis. Both adults and children can enter (you have one ticket for clients staying in a villa/apartment, and unlimited use for clients staying in a room). Children can also have fun at the Angry Birds Park (admission included), a huge playground with multiple attractions such as a ball pool, pedal go-karts, video games and many other amusements inspired by the funny birds. Dinner at hotel's restaurant. 


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Day 3. Kuusamo. Meeting with Santa Claus

Breakfast buffet at the hotel. Today is the day the little ones have been waiting for. You will move to a secret place near Ruka. A small complex of houses and cabins with wonderful winter views. There is an area of ​​slides for children to play while they wait to see Santa. Santa with Mrs. Claus will be at waiting at their home to meet you. Mrs. Claus will prepare cookies and Christmas decorations with you, while Santa tells you all about what life is like in Lapland. Each family will be able to spend some time with him, chat and take some photos. Each child (under 11 years old) will receive a gift from the hands of Santa Claus himself! With the indelible memory of this visit you will say goodbye to Santa Claus to return to your accommodation. Return and light lunch in a restaurant. Rest of the day free to enjoy the hotel facilities or play games in the snow. Dinner at hotel's restaurant. 



Day 4. Kuusamo. Arctic Animal Safari: Reindeer and Huskies

Breakfast buffet at the hotel. You will start a new day of adventures with a visit to a husky dog ​​farm. Upon arrival at camp, you will be greeted by the enthusiastic barking of dogs. Surrounded by nature, the guides will explain to you the instructions on driving and safety before starting the sleigh ride. The team takes two people, a musher and a passenger (they can change places during the tour). After the excitement and speed of the beginning, you will soon begin to relax and enjoy the surroundings. Once back at the camp, we can enjoy a comforting hot drink in a kota. Light lunch during the excursion.


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In the afternoon you will travel through beautiful forests and over ice covered lakes to arrive at a traditional reindeer farm. We will take a sleigh ride pulled by these endearing animals, while the shepherds tell us stories about their life and livelihood. This is the oldest profession in Lapland. Rest of the day free to enjoy the hotel facilities or take an optional go-karting excursion.

Special New Year's Eve dinner at the hotel restaurant. 


Optional excursion: Go-karting and mini snowmobiles

You will be transferred to the go-karting center, where you will enjoy an exciting new experience. Drive special made go-karts meant to move on snow or ice. In groups of 5 or 6 people, everyone will have a chance to drive their own kart. This fun and easy activity can be enjoyed by everyone. The minimum height requirement is 5 ft, the height at which the driver can reach the accelerator and brake pedals. Children who cannot drive the karts will be able to drive the mini-snowmobiles (ages 4 to 11 years old). 


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Day 5. Ruka. Ice Fishing, Lunch at Kota, and Snowshoeing

After a delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will go to the shore of Lake Veskajärvi. Here is where you will meet the fishing guide at a laavu, a shed they use for shelter on the shore. First you will receive instructions to learn how to use the small fishing rods and baits, as well as the "kaira", which is the drill to make holes in the ice. Then it is our turn to find the best spot and try our luck on the ice. The lake is home to perch and pike, both of which are natural inhabitants. In the laavu you can enjoy a hot drink around a campfire to warm up. After you will enjoy a light lunch in a Lappish kota, which are the typical Sami (Lapp) tents shaped similarly to teepees or Native American tents. Later on, you will continue with an activity that both adults and children will enjoy. You will put on your snowshoes and will head out to a beautiful snowy forest. The guide will give you information about nature and the seasons in this area. The nature we now see hibernating becomes a totally different world a few months later when it blossoms under the midnight sun. Return to the hotel and the rest of the day is free so that you can enjoy the sauna or snow activities. Dinner at hotel's restaurant. 



Day 6. Kuusamo / Spain

Enjoy the breakfast buffet. Today you have free time until it is time to be driven to the airport. If you have not had a chance, make sure to enjoy a relaxing sauna, you cannot leave Lapland without doing so. Saunas in Finland is quite a tradition. Although the Finns did not invent it, they are the country with the highest number of saunas per inhabitant; almost 1 sauna for every 2 inhabitants. Depart for Kuusamo airport. Check-in procedures and direct flight departure to Spain. Snack on board included. Arrival and end of our adventure in Lapland.

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Holiday Club Kuusamon Spa Tropiikki

The Holiday Club Kuusamon Spa Tropiikki is a Spa-type hotel, located in the municipality of Kuusamo, just under 20 minutes from the Ruka Ski Resort ski resort, very close to the airport, the central park, the Kuusamo church and to the next to a new 18-hole golf course. This 4* hotel is nestled amid magnificent natural scenery in the forest with stunning views of Lake Petäjälampi. You will enjoy a good location and a magnificent natural environment in a privileged enclave. It has leisure services: spa offering massages, body treatments and facials, Jacuzzis and saunas. As well as 2 restaurants and cafeteria. After an intense day of activities, relax in one of the 3 indoor pools. Children will enjoy playing in the famous Angry Birds Park.

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Holiday Club Kuusamon Spa Tropiikki has different types of accommodation:

  • The Twins Rooms of 18m² for 2 people.
  • The Family rooms are 28m² and have a double sofa bed for 2 children.
  • Petajälämpi (Bungalows) with 2 rooms. These modern 50m² bungalows include their own sauna and a well-equipped kitchen. They are further away from the main building so they have more privacy. They have 2 bedrooms, beds for 4 people + sofa bed for 2, open-plan living room with fireplace and free firewood, dining area and flat-screen TV, 1 bathroom and 1 toilet. It includes other modern amenities such as free Wi-Fi, and a conservatory.
  • Petäjälammen (apartments) with 2 rooms. These recently opened 53m² modern villas (apartments) are about 300m from the reception/restaurant and consist of 2 bedrooms, beds for 4 people + sofa bed for 2, open-plan living room, dining area and TV flat screen It also includes a fully equipped modern kitchen with dishwasher and oven etc. It has 2 WC, shower and sauna. It includes other modern amenities like free Wi-Fi, etc. Modern fireplace with wood.

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Departure December 28 from Madrid and Malaga
Prices Double Room
Precios Price
1 adult + 1 child 5410€
2 adults 5440€
Family Room Prices
Precios Price
1 adult + 2 children 7440€
2 adults + 1 child 7470€
Villa Petajänlammenranta
Familia Price
2 adults + 2 children 9430€
Bungalow Petäjälampi
Familia Price
2 adults + 2 children 9490€
Contact us for more information

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This great #Papanoelenlaponia experience includes...

Direct flight from Madrid and Malaga
Snack with drink on board
Spanish-speaking accompanying guide at destination
All transfers
Thermal suit throughout the stay
Includes boots and thermal jumpsuit
Snowmobile helmet and gloves
5 nights at Holiday Club Kusamon Tropiikki
Full board (according to program)
Special New Year's Eve dinner
Hotel spa entrance
All activities, excursions and safaris
Husky dog ​​sledding safari
Reindeer sleigh ride
Snow rackets
Ice fishing
Private meeting Santa Claus
1 gift per child
Angry Birds Park Ticket
Final cleaning of the accommodation
1 set of sheets and towels per person
Complete online documentation
Gift set
Travel assistance insurance
Airport taxes
SCIL® experience®


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Optional tour

  • Optional karting and mini motorcycle excursion: €90 per adult and €60 per child.

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Direct flights from Madrid

  • 28/12/2022 Madrid 09:10 Kuusamo 15:10
  • 02/01/2023 Kuusamo 16:10 Madrid 20:25

Direct flights from Málaga

  • 28/12/2022 Málaga 09:00 Kuusamo 15:25
  • 02/01/2023 Kuusamo 15:50 Málaga 20:10

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  • The prices of the excursions on motorcycles and sleds are based on two people sharing the vehicle, making a stop halfway in which the passengers can change the driving position and include thermal equipment: thermal suit, gloves or mittens, boots. As well as balaclava and helmet for motorcycle safaris.
  • The minimum age to drive the snowmobiles is 18 years old, children of a lower age will go, depending on their weight and height, in a sled that pulls the guide's snowmobile. It is mandatory to be in possession of a car driver's license, valid in Europe, to be able to drive the snowmobiles and take it with you at the time of the excursion.
  • Due to weather conditions (or accumulated snow or ice) and for safety reasons, excursions may suffer changes in itineraries, duration or even cancellations without prior notice. When the size of the group is very large, it can be divided into several smaller groups, thus being the simplest and most comfortable operation for passengers. Therefore, the schedule or order of the services in the excursions may be altered for this reason, without modifying the overall content of the excursion. Your guides at the destination will inform you in advance of the schedules of your excursions.
  • All snowmobiles have comprehensive insurance, with a franchise of €1,000.-, for which each participant is responsible in the event of an accident.
  • Smoking in accommodations where it is not allowed carries heavy fines.
  • The client is responsible for the keys of the cabins, in case of loss, compensation will be requested.
  • The organizer does not guarantee the weather conditions, snow or accumulated ice to be able to carry out the excursions or safaris offered. In the event that force majeure causes do not allow the realization of any excursion and it must be cancelled, an alternative activity will be carried out or the amount of the same will be reimbursed upon return; either full if the activity must be canceled or partial in case of reduction if the conditions do not allow its complete completion.
  • The order (but not the content) of the excursions may vary from this itinerary.
  • 5 nights in the selected accommodation of the Holiday Club Kusamon Tropiikki complex. Villa (apartment) / Bungalow includes: 1 set of sheets and towels per person. Final cleaning of the accommodation. 1 entry to the hotel Spa. Rooms (family or standard) includes: Daily cleaning of the room. Unlimited entrance to the hotel Spa.
  • Full board (with jug of water included), except lunch on the last day as specified in the itinerary. Includes special New Year's Eve dinner. Buffet breakfasts in the hotel restaurant. Light lunches during excursions or in restaurants. Dinners included in the hotel restaurant.
  • All activities, excursions and safaris according to program (two people per snowmobile or sled): snowmobile safari, ice fishing and snowshoeing, meeting with Santa Claus in Vuotunki, huskies and reindeer excursion.
  • A gift from Santa Claus for each child aged 11 and under.
  • One entry to the Angry Birds playground (children under 10 must be accompanied by 1 adult in the activity park).

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