9Days 7Nights A Lifetime Experiences in Arctic Circle – Qatar Airways
Day 01 Kuala Lumpur~ Doha~ Oslo, NorwayQR 853 ( 0205 / 0510 ) – 8h05m + QR 175 ( 0825 / 1325 ) – 7h
Sightseeing tour of Oslo
Aker Brygge is known for its strip of restaurants along the boardwalk, with plenty of opportunities for al fresco wining and dining. There’s also a wide selection of fashion shops, if you want to renew your wardrobe. On sunny days, Aker Brygge is teeming with activity round the clock, and it doesn’t cost you anything to wander along the quay and enjoy the fresh sea air.
City Hall Square
Inaugurated in 1950, Oslo City Hall is the city’s administrative body and the seat of the City Council. The building has been decorated by great Norwegian art from 1900-1950, with motifs from Norwegian history, culture and working life.
Karl Johan Street
Karl Johans gate is the main street of the city of Oslo, Norway. The street was named in honor of King Charles III John, who was also King of Sweden as Charles XIV John. It is a composite of several older streets that used to be separate thoroughfares. The eastern section was part of Christian IV’s original city near the ramparts surrounding the city. When the ramparts were removed to make way for Oslo Cathedral, three separate sections eventually became Ostre Gade.
Vigeland Sculpture Park
Sculpture park in the Frogner Park with more than 200 sculptures by Gustav Vigeland (1869–1943) in bronze, granite and cast iron, including The Angry Boy (Sinnataggen in Norwegian), The Monolith (Monolitten) and The Wheel of Life (Livshjulet).Vigeland was also responsible for the design and architectural outline of the park, which is one of Norway’s top tourist attractions.
Viking Ship Museum(Include Entrance)
Displaying the world’s two best-preserved wooden Viking ships built in the 9th century, as well as small boats, sledges, a cart with exceptional ornamentation, implements, tools, harness, textiles and household utensils.
Day 02 Oslo (2:15hours) ~Kirkenes (Domestic Flight)
Enjoy King Crab Safari named as the world’s best experience!
Our original and famous King crab safari is one of our specialties! Join us on safari by snowmobile sledge to catch the legendary King crab. An experienced guide will show us how to saw a hole in the ice and to catch a crab – a catch is guaranteed! Savor this fresh delicacy in the traditional farmhouse (Includes: warm clothing, helmet and Snowmobile ledge).
Visit to Kirkenes Snow hotel
Visit the coolest hotel in the world! To see the beautifully decorated snow suites and the largest ice bar in Norway. Admire the snow and ice art and pay a visit to the souvenir shop dedicated to native craft. (Subject to Snowfalls condition)
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: King Crab Cuisine // Dinner : Norwegian Cuisine
Hotel: Kirkenes. Thon Hotel or Similar
Day 03 Kirkenes (199km) ~ Lake Inari, Lapland (40km) ~ Ivalo
Experience an Ice Fishing Safari on Lake Inari, the largest lake in Lapland.
Learn to fish like the locals! Ride on snowmobile across the impressive frozen Lake Inari, you will follow your guide to the best spots for drilling a hole in the ice. Then it’s a case of sitting patiently in the vast white landscape, hoping for something to bite! (Includes: hot berry juice or coffee and warm clothing).
A lifetime experience to spend a night in the unique Glass Igloo!
From inside of glass igloos, you can admire the northern light and the twinkling of the blinking starry sky with your loved one, with a comforting warmth room temperature inside the igloo (The toilet is inside the igloo, the shower and a female and male sauna are available in separate building).
Hotel: Ivalo. Kakslauttanen Glass Igloo or Similar
Day 04 Ivalo (289km) ~ Rovaniemi
Experience the Aurora Hunting Safari with Huskies!
After dinner, visit the Husky Farm, get closer to the puppy and get to learn how the huskies train to become sled dog in husky safari. Experience the Aurora hunting with the husky sledge through the wilderness, drawn by these eager and friendly dogs (Includes: A demonstration and training how to ride on husky sledge, hot drink and warm clothing)
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Laplander Cuisine // Dinner : Chinese Cuisine
Hotel: Rovaniemi. Sokos or Similar
Day 05 Rovaniemi
Rovaniemi is a gateway to the arctic wilderness and to witness the Northern Lights. Also known as the official town of Santa Claus.
Arktikum (Include Entrance)
Is a museum, science center, attraction and a popular cultural destination. The exhibitions provide the history, nature, people, climate and culture of Lapland as well as of Arctic knowledge.
Visit the Santa Claus village and Santa Claus Main Post Office, Santa Claus village is an exciting fantasy world filled with the warm atmosphere of Christmas. There are many souvenir shops, cafes, restaurant as well as Santa’s Main Post Office for you to send a postcard to your friends and relatives around the world (Includes: Arctic Circle Crossing Certificates). Visit the Santa Claus Office, you can see and make a wish with the old man every day of the year. Our elves can create a lasting memory of your meeting with Santa Claus (Includes: Photo with Santa Claus base on per family per photo)
Snowmobile Safari (2 people in one vehicle). The best way to get to the nature. Enjoy snowmobiling along the frozen rivers and through forests covered with snow. You also have a chance to enjoy the beautiful view of the river valley from the top of the hills. (Includes: warm clothing and helmet).
Meet the polar bear and 200 other representatives of Arctic animal species such as brown bear, snowy owl, wolf, wolverine, mink, arctic fox, otter, and many more. These animal species live in a natural and a near wilderness environment.
Experience the greatest Reindeer Safari in Lapland! Visit an authentic reindeer farm and meet people living on the farm and their wild and trained safari reindeer. Get close to the reindeer and participate on a reindeer safari sledge in the wilderness while enjoying beautiful landscapes (Includes: an arctic cross ceremony by a Lavish dressed in traditional costume and a hot drink)
Enjoy a relaxing and comfortable overnight train ride on the VR Train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki (ETD: 1915 / ETA: 0900), 2 people in 1 double decker berth with shower and toilet facility).
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Typical Reindeer Cuisine // Dinner : Chinese Cuisine
Hotel : Overnight train. Bunk Bed or Similar
Day 07 Helsinki
The Rock Church
Temppeliaukio Church is a Lutheran church in the Toolo neighborhood of Helsinki. The church was designed by architects and brothers Timo and Tuomo Suomalainen and opened in 1969.
The Sibelius Monument is dedicated to the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius. The monument is located at the Sibelius Park in the district of Töölö in Helsinki, the capital city of Finland.
Uspenski Cathedral is an Eastern Orthodox cathedral in Helsinki, Finland, dedicated to the Dormition of the Theotokos. Its name comes from the Old Church Slavonic word uspenie, which denotes the Dormition.
Spend some free time to do shopping in the capital city of Finland. Look for the famous designer brand of Marimekko, which a Finnish design company renowned for its original prints and colors since 1951. The company designs and manufactures apparel, bags, textiles, kitchenware and many more!
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Finish Cuisine // Dinner : Chinese Cuisine
Hotel : Helsinki. Sokos Presidentti or Similar
Day 08 Helsinki ~ DohaQR 302 ( 1640 / 0005+1 ) – 6h25m
Time to bid farewell to these exciting destinations and bring home an unforgettable experience of the Arctic Circle!