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Lapland

Lapland – region of the midnight sun and Santa Claus

Lapland, the northernmost region of Finland, is a winter wonderland where the magic of Christmas seems to linger year-round. This enchanting land is famous for its magnificent display of the Northern Lights, Santa Claus Village, and incredible natural beauty. Rovaniemi, the capital city, is a hub for all winter activities, from skiing to dog sledding, while the stunning Urho Kekkonen National Park offers unforgettable hiking trails. The region is also home to the indigenous Sami people, known for their unique culture and vibrant reindeer herding traditions.

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