Trip Description

Dear Travelers,

Join us on our trip to beautiful Lapland right at the beginning of the snowy winter season. We present to you the beginning of winter season in Lapland, right around the time for the first snow!

Lapland, Your Winter Wonderland

Imagine wandering through snow-draped forests, meeting Santa Claus in the Arctic Circle, and glimpsing the Aurora Borealis dancing above. Your dreams are our reality as we explore Lapland's untouched beauty.

Craft Your Tale and Experience the thrill of husky rides, reindeer journeys, or snowmobile escapades, creating memories that'll last a lifetime.

BOOKING STARTS AT MID JULY!

Departure Cities & Times:

- 07.12.24 | Berlin*
- 07.12.24 | Brussels*
- 07.12.24 | Stuttgart*
- 07.12.24 | Frankfurt*
- 07.12.24 | Mannheim*
- 07.12.24 | Leipzig*
- 07.12.24 | München*
- 07.12.24 | Amsterdam
- 07.12.24 | Utrecht
- 07.12.24 | Düsseldorf
- 07.12.24 | Köln
- 07.12.24 | Hannover
- 07.12.24 | Hamburg
- 08.12.24 | Copenhagen
- 08.12.24 | Stockholm

*Cities marked with a star will have a connection, either with Flixbus or other similar transportation means (DB, Blablabus, ...)

Note that the times are only estimated and will be confirmed via email 2 days before the departure! 

We do not recommend booking train, flight, or bus tickets before receiving the final departure times since there can be some smaller modifications. Always check the times!

Chase the Lights, While the Northern Lights grace us at their whim, in our Arctic escapade you will get the chance to see these wonders for an unforgettable night sky spectacle, if you are lucky.

Join us on this 8-day escapade through 8 remarkable cities, each a treasure trove of culture and culinary delights, wrapped in winter magic.

Duration : 07/Dec/2024 - 14/Dec/2024
Age: 18-39
Destinations : Copenhagen - Denmark; Stockholm - Sweden; Santa Clause village, Tampere, Turku, Oulu, Kemi and Rovaniemi - Finland

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Day 1: Saturday 07.12.24 - DEPARTURE

We start gathering up from all cities of departure. We’re expecting a large number of international people to join us for this amazing trip! Time to get some rest or make new friends during the bus ride!

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Day 2: Sunday 08.12.24 - STOCKHOLM

In the morning (around 10:00) arrival in Stockholm. Free time to discover the capital of Sweden (also called “the beauty on water”) and all it has to offer! In the afternoon, we meet at the port to board the ship to Helsinki!

CRUISE TIME!

Pm2am has selected the longer cruise to Helsinki for you so that you will have more than enought time (around 16 hours!) to enjoy everything the Cruise has to offer! Try everything from bars, restaurants and shops to the energedic nightclubs; Dance the night away, let your inner Singstar out and check out the karaoke or simple rest ot the spa before a deep slumper on the waves!

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Day 3: Monday 09.12.24 - HELSINKI

Breakfast buffee on board before arrival in Helsinki (around 10:00). After arrival, Do not miss the chance to get your ticket for the amazing bus sightseeing tour with our local tour guide, then you have free time to explore the beautiful northern capital filled with magnificent architecture and local brand shops! Later in the evening (around 23:00): Meeting time at the bus to depart towards Lapland gateway, Oulu! Please be prepared as it’s a long bus journey with very few stops and a very cold final destination.

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Day 4: Tuesday 10.12.24 – OULU, KEMI & ROVANIEMI

Arrive in the cozy city of Oulu early in the morning and take some time to explore the . Afterward, we'll head to Kemi, where our hotel is located. Relax and recharge with a nice dinner or a visit to a traditional Finnish sauna. In the evening, get ready for an amazing Northern Lights excursion. Always remember to keep an eye out for the northern lights!

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Day 5: Wednesday 11.12.24 – SANTA CLAUSE VILLAGE & LAPLAND

Breakfast time at the hotel to get strength for the upcoming day before we depart to our winter wonderland destination, Santa Claus Village! Time for the optional activities – Husky Safari, Reindeer Ride or Snowmobile Safari Ride. Those who have not booked an activity will have free time to explore Santa Claus Village and Rovaniemi city! We will meet back at the bus later in the eveing for the overnight bus ride towards Tampere & Turku. We will depart later to have another change to see the othern ights before our departure!

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Day 6: Thursday 12.12.24 – TAMPERE & TURKU

Early in the morning we will arrival in Tampere where you will have free time to explore this amazing city or enjoy a cup of coffee peacefully. After Tampere, our next destination is the oldest city in Finland, Turku. Spend your free time by visiting the Turku Castle, or simply sample the local delicacies! Later in the evening: Meeting time at the port - We will board the overnight Cruise to Stockholm. Rest of the evening you can enjoy yourself in the pubs, restaurants, or shops onboard the ship.

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Day 7: Friday 13.12.24 - COPENHAGEN

Breakfast buffet on board the cruise ship before arrival in Stockholm. For people who booked the trip from Stockholm (departure city Stockholm), your trip will end after arrival in Stockholm. After arrival in Stockholm, we will depart directly to Copenhagen.  After we arrive in the beautiful capital of Denmark you will have free time to experience the way of life of this impressive city! Around midnight it is again time to meet back at the bus for departure to our home cities.

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Day 8: Saturday 14.12.24 - HOME SWEET HOME

Arrival back home to Germany/Netherlands/Belgium
The arrival times are very traffic/weather-dependent, plus other external factors (ferries, border controls), so they can only be foreseen and estimated once we are on our way home. You can always ask your teamer/bus driver for any estimated arrival times.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE

Free time:
Free time in all of the cities: Copenhagen, Stockholm, Helsinki, Santa Clause village, Tampere, Turku, Oulu, Kemi and Rovaniemi.

Transportation:
Transportation means to all destinations (comfortable coach with AC & semi-reclining seats, Premium seats, 2x cruises with restaurants, coffee house, disco pub - free entry!).

Accommodation:
2x Nights accommodation in 4-bed cabin rooms on the cruise ships of Viking Lines (We are travelling with Viking Lines this time) with bathrooms ensuite and free WIFI on board.
1x Night accommodation in our amazing partner Hotel in Kemi in multibed rooms, which includes: Swimming pool and sauna on public hours, bed linens and towels.

Breakfast:
(3X) Breakfast is included on both cruise ships & at the accommodation in Kemi.

Group Leader:
Friendly PM2AM Team leader providing handy tips.

Free Digital Brochures:
Brochures with maps to help you around the cities (Stockholm, Helsinki, Turku, Rovaniemi and Copenhagen)!

Free Postcards:
Free postcard for each city to send to your loved ones or to keep for yourself as a memory of a great trip.

Compulsory Travel Costs:
Bed linen and towels, City Tax & Hotel Tax.

Amazing Optional Extras:
The chance to participate in a wide variety of our exciting optional outdoor excursions.

 

OPTIONAL ACTIVITES: 

HUSKY FARM VISIT & RIDE
Ready to race through a snowy dreamland? Dive into the magic with our 2km Husky Ride in Santa Claus Village! Feel the rush as you glide across pristine trails, and get up close and personal with these incredible huskies. An unforgettable journey awaits – book now and make your winter adventure truly remarkable! 


REINDEER FARM VISIT & RIDE
Step into a fairytale scene as you embark on a 400m Reindeer Ride through the enchanting landscapes of Santa Claus Village! Let these majestic creatures carry you on a magical journey, creating memories that will warm your heart. Book now to experience the Arctic charm in the most unforgettable way possible!
 

SNOWMOBILE SAFARI RIDE
Are you into speed and adventure? Now you have the chance to experience the wintery forests of Lapland while riding your own snowmobile!
Please note: in order to be able to participate in this excursion, you need to present a valid European/international driving license (Chinese driving license not accepted). 
Two persons will share one snowmobile during one amazing hour.


NORTHERN LIGHTS MAGICAL EXCURSION
Embark on a magical journey with our guided Northern Lights tour, set in the serene countryside away from the city lights. This intimate adventure offers an unforgettable experience beneath the celestial wonders of the Arctic night sky. This tour will be completed by our bus as we set on a journey selected by our local guide to visit the best spots to spot the nothern lights, while we learn abbout this magical phenomenon. Approximately 2 - 3 hours.
𝐍𝐨𝐭𝐞: 𝐍𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐧 𝐋𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐚 𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐚 𝐬𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐭 𝐛𝐞 𝐠𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐞𝐝.
Be sure to prepare for cold weather, as winter clothing is not included in the package.


SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF HELSINKI
Embark on an unforgettable 1-hour bus sightseeing tour through Helsinki's captivating streets. Led by a knowledgeable local guide, you'll unravel the city's secrets as they share intriguing stories about its landmarks and culture. With scenic stops for perfect snapshots along the way, this tour promises to showcase Helsinki's essence like never before. Capture moments, create memories – secure your spot for this immersive adventure now!
 

TWIN ROOM UPGRADE
Do you want some privacy with your companion? Add this option to your booking.

Note: All prices are per person and they might increase!

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