WATCH: You can visit the home of Santa Clause in the Arctic Circle

Way up in the Arctic Circle there's an amusement park with all the trappings of Christmas - including Santa Clause himself!

It's one of the top Christmas destinations in the world, and you can either go sledding with some reindeer, meet the Big Red Man or sent a letter with a special Arctic Circle stamp.

While the village is open the whole year, it's best to go during the winter months for that authentic Christmas feel.

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How do you get there?

Santa Clause Village is near Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland, and the best way to get there is by air to Rovaniemi Airport - or you can take a sleeper train for a scenic 9-hour trip from Helsinki.

As Finland forms part of the European Union, you will need a Schengen visa to go.

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