The excitement builds, as you board the aircraft ready for take-off.
On arrival in Lapland, our guides will be there to greet you. On the way to Suomu or Ruka Valley it's time for the children to learn about how to become an elf and the essential tasks they will need to complete in order to graduate from Elf School and help Sparkle to become a Special Elf.
In the resort this evening you'll be given your snow suits and boots, and you can enjoy dinner and check into your accommodation. In this picturesque setting, you can stay in a cosy log cabin with the added bonus of a sauna and log fire or enjoy a relaxed stay at the Arctic Circle Hotel in Suomu. In Ruka Valley, you have a choice of stylish apartments at the Hotel Ruka Valley
After dinner, meet more of the traditional Elves, Santa’s excitable helpers have been patiently waiting for you to arrive, especially Sparkle. What will be your special elf name?
For those staying in Ruka, there is the opportunity to go tobogganing on the arrival evening.
Today, you must complete a full set of tasks to make the grade as one of Santa’s Special Helpers. You'll need tocollect a stamp for each task that you complete in your Elf passport. The huskies and reindeer know that you have travelled from afar to help Sparkle, and they are determined to help you to complete your mission.
Join our Special Elf friends to develop your own Elf skills, by experiencing a range of traditional Arctic activities including snowmobiles, huskies, reindeer, snow shoe hikes, and of course, the Elve's favourite - snow angels.
Will you be Wendy Wood's new toymaker? Or, make bows with Snowy Bowy? Perhaps you'll learn to play tricks just like Tricky Dicky - it's up to you to find your Elf calling. Yet what unique skill does Sparkle have? And, how can you help her to be a Special Elf?
At the Post Office, you will also need to learn how to sort and stamp the mail that Santa receives from children all over the world. Yet, which of these traditional Arctic activities will lead you to Santa's secret hideaway?
When you discover his home in Lapland, Father Christmas will be delighted to meet you and every child will be rewarded with a special gift from him.
Will you manage to collect all your stamps by the end of the day?
As we return to resort, enjoy a celebration dinner; followed by the Graduation Party to commemorate your achievement of becoming one of Santa's Elves.
Will Sparkle be able to come to the party and graduate with you? Will she be the next Spacial Elf?
Well, that's down to you!
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast this morning. Then join your fellow Elves outside for some final snow games before it's time to leave Lapland.
After lunch, it’s time to say goodbye to the Elves and the magical world of Lapland before returning to the airport for your flight.