Services and destinations close to Villa Lehtoniemi in Rovaniemi and in Lapland in general

Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle in Lapland 

Villa Lehtoniemi is located only 30 min (around 38 km) from the world-famous Santa Claus Village, the home of the Father Christmas at the Arctic Circle. Watch Santatelevision videos about the village.

Visit Rovaniemi – Rovaniemi Tourist Information

Villa Lehtoniemi is situated in the countryside of Rovaniemi, the Official Hometown of Santa Claus in Finland. On Rovaniemi’s official tourism pages, you will find useful tips on what tourism has to offer in the region, including an events calendar.

Meet Santa Claus at Christmas House in Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi

Come and meet the Official Santa Claus of the Arctic Circle at Christmas House in Rovaniemi, Finland. Santa can be met every day of the year, and the entrance is FREE of charge.

Christmas House Safaris 

Christmas House Safaris is a leading provider of husky, reindeer and Northern Lights safaris in Rovaniemi. Christmas House Safaris belongs to the family that owns Villa Lehtoniemi.

Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos in Rovaniemi

Only 10 km (8 min drive) from Villa Lehtoniemi is the famous Arctic SnowHotel & Glass Igloos with an Ice Bar & Ice Restaurant, regular restaurants, sauna world, etc. Travellers can visit the resort during the daytime and enjoy dinners or drinks at the destination.

Tourism of Pello in Lapland

Pello is the neighbouring municipality of Rovaniemi and close to Villa Lehtoniemi. In Pello, you can find, for example, The Reindeer Lake Resort reindeer farm, Mount Ritavaara Winter Resort, Eeron Polku hiking & snowshoeing Trail, Soulmate Huskies, Lapland Wild Fish fishing safaris, the Maupertuis Memorial and more.

Tatuka Services Reindeer Farm

Only 12 min (15 km) from Villa Lehtoniemi is one of the best reindeer farms inLapland: Tatuka Reindeer Farm.

Husky Point Husky Farm

Around 20 km (15 min drive) toward Rovaniemi, you can find the historical Husky Point husky farms with safaris and more.

Bearhill Husky Tours

Bearhill Husky Tours is one of the Lapland’s best husky companies and located only 25 min (28 km) from Villa Lehtoniemi.

SEO Vauhtivesi in Sinettä – restaurant and gas station

At the SEO Vauhtivesi service station, located 12 min (15 km) from Villa Lehtoniemi, you can find fuel, a restaurant, vehicle services, etc.


K-Market Sinettä grocery story

K-Market Sinettä is our local grocery story, only 15 km (12 min) from Villa Lehtoniemi.

Ranua Arctic Wildlife Park

Ranua Wildlife Park is one of the major tourism attractions of Finnish Lapland, located in Ranua, about 110 km from Villa Lehtoniemi.

Arktikum Science Center & Lapland Museum

Arktikum in Rovaniemi’s City Center is a science centre and museum that lets you experience northern nature, culture, and history up close.

Ounasvaara Ski Center in Rovaniemi

Ounasvaara Ski Center is located just next to Rovaniemi’s City-center.

Mount Ritavaara Winter Resort in Pello

At Mount Riitavaara Winter Resort, located about 35 min drive (50 km) from Villa Lehtoniemi, you can go downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, rent snow shoes, husky safaris with Soulmate Huskies, and more.

Porovaara Hill – Electric Snowmobile Safaris in Rovaniemi

Porovaara offers unique and ecological electric snowmobile safaris around 30 min drive from Villa Lehtoniemi