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Travel Guide: Jet Off To Luxury Lapland

 

Occupying one third of Finland, the picturesque snow covered landscapes of Lapland supply the perfect winter get away. You can indulge in a wealth of arctic activities whilst being surrounded by the enchanting scenery. Watch the Northern Lights from your glass igloo or cosy up by a fire in your private log cabin, for a trip to remember. Here, we share how to sprinkle some additional magic on the trip by flying there on one of our private jets to create an once-in-a-lifetime holiday.

 

A unique experience

 

What makes Lapland so special is its natural wilderness, which is mostly undisturbed by humans. The small towns and popular ski resorts sit right on the edge of the tranquil and untouched surroundings. Fly over the expansive sheets of bright white snow in one of our private jets for a truly unique experience.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discover the Arctic Circle

 

This is where the Lapland experience becomes even more unique, and is where the region can really deliver as a ‘bucket list’ holiday. The Arctic Circle runs 66 degrees north of the Equator, meaning the sun will stay continuously above the horizon for 24 hours in the summer and below the horizon for 24 hours in the winter. The Arctic Circle travels through the village of Juoksenski, making it popular with tourists who travel to see the Northern Lights during the 24-hour darkness (also known as the Polar Nights).

 

 

The iconic Santa Claus Village

 

You can cross the magical Arctic Circle at the iconic Santa Claus Village in RovaniemiThe ‘official hometown’ of Santa Claus. You can meet Santa himself and his reindeers – of course a much-loved Christmas activity for the kids. If that wasn’t enough excitement for one day, they can also go on a ‘snowmobile’ safari (suitable for adults too) or go on a reindeer ride in Santa’s backyard.

 

 

The Lappish culture of dog-sledding

 

Immerse into the Lappish culture and experience the thrill of ‘dog-sledding’. 200km inside the Arctic Circle, you can ride on a husky sledding tour, suitable for all ages. Offering a real taste of the wilderness with the added bonus of good chances to see the spectacular Northern Lights.

 

 

Get on the slopes

 

Lapland’s favourite Ski Resort - Levi - is the largest and most popular. More often than not, the slopes are dusted with freshly fallen snow. Being just a 15 minute distance to Kittila Airport in the village of Sirkka, it is great for anyone who can’t wait to hit the slopes.

 

 

Cosy up in the Christmas Chalets

 

Lapland is the ideal location for a cosy Christmas get away. Stay in a luxury private log cabin, situated in the heart of Rovaniemi. You can treat yourself to the services of a private chef who will supply warm dishes to replenish you after a long day in the snow.

 

 

Enjoy the Luxury spots of Lapland

 

Arctic Treehouse Hotel, Rovaniemi

If glass igloos or log cabins aren’t unique enough, you can also spend your stay in an Arctic Treehouse. Mixing luxury comfort with Arctic Nature.

 

Nova Restaurant, Rovaniemi

‘Michelin Star’ quality food with a 5* rating, Nova restaurant is in the heart of Rovaniemi. With a stylish bar/lounge where guests can unwind with a warm meal and drink.

 

Levi Spirit, Sirkka

Lodge in style in the 5* luxury lodging suite - Levi Spirit - located in the village of Sirkka, within 5 miles from the Levi Ski Resort.

 

Arctic Fox Igloos, Rauna

This impressive igloo accommodation in Rauna sits on the lake of Ranuajarvi. With a private sauna and a sky view from the bed – this 5* accommodation provides for the perfect Lapland experience.

 

Levi Hotel Spa, Levi

Situated only 300m away from the ski lift at Levi Ski Resort, enjoy a 5* spa experience with heated outdoor Jacuzzis at Levi Hotel Spa.

 

 

Warm up in the luxury private saunas

 

If you prefer a little privacy, relax and unwind in the warm private saunas of your accommodation or take a dip in the hot jacuzzi and sit under the night sky in search for the appearance of Northern lights.

 

 

Doze off under the Northern lights

 

It is estimated that the Northern Lights of Lapland are visible across 200 nights of the year. The most traditional ways to go ‘Aurora Spotting’ is through cross-country skiing or dog sledding. Or, why not add a little comfort and warmth by sleeping directly under nature’s most spectacular light show?

 

 

 

 

Travel by private jet to Lapland

 

Bringing convenience and luxury to the travel experience, everyone should add a private flight to Lapland onto their Christmas lists! Our best charter rates to Lapland are available from our bases at London Biggin Hill and Manchester airports.

 

Explore our private jets

For the flight to Lapland, we would suggest one of our Bombardier LearJets. They can comfortably seat up to eight passengers in a luxurious club style configuration, with plenty of luggage room for you and the family. There is also extra space for a galley, separate fully enclosed washroom, and – of course – a champagne bar.

 

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Private jet charter costs

Whilst Rovemiemi is the most popular airport to fly to, we can also fly to Kittila airport, and can assist in arranging your transfer to the resort.

Below are one way estimated costs from our main bases to Rovemiemi. For an individual quotation on a flight by private jet to Lapland from London, Manchester, or any other location, please contact us on +44 (0)1959 578 444.

 

LearJet 75 from London Biggin Hill – Rovemiemi
Seats: 8
Flight Time: 03:05
Private Charter cost from £18,950

 

LearJet 75 from Manchester Airport – Rovemiemi
Seats: 8
Flight Time: 03:05
Private Charter cost from £19,250