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Joulukka

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Address: Sierijarvi, Rovaniemi 96600, Finland
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+358 600 301203
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Joulukka offers comprehensive experiences for the whole family deep in the...

Joulukka offers comprehensive experiences for the whole family deep in the mystical, authentic Lappish forest. Join the Elves in their daily chores in operating Santa's Secret Command Center or the Trolls' mighty Brotherhood. Also the Snowy Girl lives in Joulukka taking you on an exciting journey in finding Santa and his magic powers. You may also spend time doing Santa's favorite sports such as ice fishing, skiing, kick sledging and tobogganing and sit by an open fire viewing the stars and searching for Northern Lights. The highlight of the day is when the children whisper their toy wishes to Santa's ear and finish the thrilling day in Joulukka with a delicious meal.

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In the Christmas experience

Joulukka was a truly magical place to visit! The elves were cheery and fun, and they invented very wonderful activities for us both indoors and outdoors. Of course visiting the... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
minacantola
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Oulu, Finland
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Oulu, Finland
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Joulukka was a truly magical place to visit! The elves were cheery and fun, and they invented very wonderful activities for us both indoors and outdoors. Of course visiting the super secret command center as well as the big man was a treat, and decorating gingerbread in the elf school was a glorious experience. My nephew (6 y) and niece... More 

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SantaPark, Public Relations Manager at Joulukka, responded to this review

So lovely to read that you minacantola and your family found your Christmas spirit and your inner elf with us. Thank you very much for visiting Santa Claus Secret Forest-Joulukka and thank you so much for your kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our activities both indoors as well as outdoors. Gingerbread decoration is also one of my... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I can't describe how magical it was, we got married at Santa Claus Secret Forest -Joulukka and from start to finish the whole day was amaaaaaazing! the elves, elf Candy, elf Gigi and elf Ana for the main part and a few other elves whose names I have forgotten made our day in the secret forest completely unforgettable. we first... More 

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Mx y el mundo
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95 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We took the Christmas special which is the Christmas Eve dinner. They picked us up about 20 min late (but probably was not their fault). Despite having sent the names of our children to them months in advance, the elf didn't know their names which really dissapointed my children. The search for the Christmas tree was ok, I must say;... More 

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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

WOW, WOW. WOW. Thank you very much for a totally unique and amazing adventure 💖. Everybody and every elf was without exception truly incredible. We had a slight panic over pick up times. I called to double check everything and the lady on the was amazing. She made sure I was called back straight away and also an email confirm.... More 

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Thank Keeley P
SantaPark, Public Relations Manager at Joulukka, responded to this review

Thank you very very much Keeley P for visiting us at Joulukka and thank you so so much for your kind words, it makes our elves hearts sparkle! We elves are so delighted that you found your inner elf and your own Christmas spirit together with us. I will forward your lovely review to the lady on the phone :)... More 

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Santa Claus Secret Forest with a group of friend in an effort to not stand in line at Santa Claus Village for 1 hour (we have gone to see it, but turned aroubd at the sight of a long que). The company offered a private visit and although not cheap, the program offers that up to 10 people... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

My daughter loved it!!!! Even if she noticed the change of the voice of the elf in our bus...( while talking with the bus driver) .The bus trip is nice and the arrival into the forest is dramatic especially if you go after an heavy snowfall leaving all trees and roads full of untouched and immaculate snow. The best part... More 

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SantaPark, Public Relations Manager at Joulukka, responded to this review

So lovely to read about your visit Barbara R, thank you for your kind words. We elves are so delighted that you came and visited our Santa Claus Secret Forest-Joulukka with your daughter. You are totally right, the roads can be a bit bumpy after a heavy snowfall but the ride is always safe with our professional drivers. I can... More 

York, United Kingdom
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761 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 466 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is a fantastic experience & one of the many highlights of our trip. It was fun to have an elf bounce into our hotel reception to collect us, & take us to the awaiting mini-bus (they pick-up & drop off wherever you are staying). One of the reasons I've given 4 rather than 5 though is that I do... More 

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SantaPark, Public Relations Manager at Joulukka, responded to this review

Thank you mrstraveller1 very much for your visit to Santa Claus Secret Forest-Joulukka and thank you for your review. It is so so lovely to read that your son and you loved the magical of the visit. Elf Bubbly is so honored and happy about your kind words, she sends her elf greetings to you. I apologize that the magic... More 

Dublin
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Just back from our 2 night stay in Lapland. Hate to say it but we were disappointed, the elves were amazing although I was expecting to see more elves busy at work. No sign of toys being made and no sign of Mrs. Claus ! We met Santa who couldn't pronounce the kids names in the tiniest of rooms. No... More 

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SantaPark, PR-johtaja at Joulukka, responded to this review

Thank you very much Lors48 for your visit to Joulukka and thank you for your kind words for us elves. Mrs. Claus is usually very very busy in her kitchen with making the gingerbreads, the ones that you decorated in the Joulukka. There is a Toy factory located under the command center and you can take a small sneak peek... More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a private tour, with a very funny elf girl, who entertained the little ones. After a 20 min drive from the wild nordic office, we were greeted by reindeer sleighs.

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SantaPark, PR-johtaja at Joulukka, responded to this review

Martin M, thank you very much for visiting us at Joulukka! Thank you also for your time to write the kind review. Our funny elf sends you and the little ones her greetings :) We all at Joulukka wish you and your family a very merry Christmas, Elf Sailiina More 

Cork, Ireland
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went to Joulukka 'Secret Forest' on Friday 2nd December. We booked the 4pm tour for 5 adult and one child (9 years old). I must say the trip had us all believing again!! We were collected approx. 16.10 from our hotel where Elf Candy appeared in the reception - she was absolutely fantastic and was so bubbly and friendly,... More 

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SantaPark, Public Relations Manager at Joulukka, responded to this review

Dear Aoife A, it is so lovely to read about your son being so exciting about the trip and that you adults found you inner Elf, it melts our elves hearts that you got your believing back. Elf Candy is so honored and happy about your kind words, she sends her elf greetings to all of you! It is always... More 

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