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Unique Lapland Helsinki Winter World

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Address: Savikiekontie 4, Helsinki 00940, Finland
Phone Number:
+358 50 0899999
10:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 14:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Experience the winter and snow in the middle at any time of the year!Unique...

Experience the winter and snow in the middle at any time of the year!Unique Lapland has brought the wonderful Lapland winter into the city of Helsinki. Snowy antics are available in any weather: igloos, ice sculptures, toboggan hill, kick-sledding and tandem skiing.Everything is built indoors of a huge sports hall using snow and ice. Our weather forecast of the day is always -3 degrees Celsius, no wind, steady weather conditions.

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fun for children, or to experience winter

This was fun especially for the younger in the family. The teens had a fun time too, and for the adults was a fun break from the heat outside. You get all dressed up in winter... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
Cancun, Mexico
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Cancun, Mexico
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139 reviews
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This was fun especially for the younger in the family. The teens had a fun time too, and for the adults was a fun break from the heat outside. You get all dressed up in winter clothes, provided, lockers outside, inside at the ice bar you get an ice glass shot ( vodka/juice) ( It was 11 am and didnt... More 

2 Thank Martini_in_Paris
Westfield, New Jersey
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We visited Helsinki about a week ago as part of our Viking ocean cruise. The excursion was to Winter World for a visit to the ice bar. We were given warm snow suits, boots, and gloves. It was amazing. We also took a sleigh ride with huskies. That was some ride! It was a tremendous fun. My husband had a... More 

2 Thank Sandy W
Bay Area, California
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216 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I was trying to find an excursion that my 21+ sons would enjoy with us. Hey, Ice Bar and Vodka shots. Wrong!!!! It was more of a small children's playground - oh and hey here have 1 shot of Finish vodka in an ice shot glass. This place is a joke for anyone over 12. If you wanted a second... More 

Thank CruisenFamily
Kelowna, Canada
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122 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is an absolute waste of time and money. It is just a bunch of ice and snow inside a large warehouse. If you have never seen snow, it may be a novelty, but for the cost and experience, save your money and visit some real outdoor snow. Tacky tourist spot which is grossly overpriced and under impressive. I only... More 

1 Thank Robert C
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40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

A novelty experience - a large oversized arena kept at a sub zero temperature with icebar (vodka available), igloos (similar to what you'd see in a ice / Nordic hotel setup), active sled dog team, etc. They supply the wintergear (overkill in my view - but in Canadian:) insulated hiking boots, jeans, down Jacket and gloves would sufficient for 20-30... More 

1 Thank ChristopherBguelph
Titusville, Pennsylvania, United States
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

When you arrive you are taken to a room and given gloves, boots and a snowmobile suit. There are lockers to keep your street shoes in. When you are dressed you waddle to the door of the cold room. Once inside you make your way to the Ice Bar. This is made entirely of ice. You are given a drink... More 

1 Thank Pachita61
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Oh we just loved every minute of this. The ice bar and Whisky is so good. A highlight and must do is the Husky dogs sledge ride in the snow! A visit inside an Igloo also very interesting! Definitely a must when you go to Helsinki.

1 Thank Elna F
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92 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our time at the Unique Laplands with Finland's best tour guide, Paulo (of Paulo's Tours). It was a nice way to cool down from the heat and experience a winter wonderland in July. Unfortunately, it was a very quiet day and the dogs weren't there, but we enjoyed our time nonetheless! We especially enjoyed our vodka ice shot!... More 

1 Thank Kerri M
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44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We went there with a tour group. A big hall (I think it was built as a skating rink), -3 deg Celcius, green and blue light, you walk on snow, there is an ice bar where they serve you drinks in an ice glass, you can have a husky ride or use kick-sledges or sliding hill. They give you thermic... More 

Thank Gosia W
Derby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic husky ride and sledges to ride round on! Went on excursion from cruise ship and had vodka shot on arrival! Great experience!

1 Thank joey600

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