Kemi SnowCastle

Step into a winter wonderland any day of the year. Walk on the snowy floors and admire the amazing ice sculptures in this fairy-tale-like attraction. Have fun in the ice slide, sit by the ice tables in a restaurant built entirely from ice.

The first ever Kemi SnowCastle in 1996 got into the Guinness World Records as the biggest snow castle in the whole world with it’s 1,100 meter long walls and the snowy walls have risen in Kemi annually ever since. To keep the tradition of the annual SnowCastle alive the smallest SnowCastle in history will arise inside the SnowExperience365 in January 2021.

The SnowExperience365 is open for visitors. Meals in the IceRestaurant365 on request for groups only. Restaurant services will open when the demand returns to an adequate level.

SnowCastle Resort introduces various services from souvenirs to wellness services and accommodation. Book  Seaside Glass Villas and enjoy a tranquil holiday by the sea in Lapland.

Opening times

Mon-Sat 10:00-18:00

The SnowExperience365 is open year-round!
Exceptions to opening hours possible on Finnish National Public Holidays.

SnowExperience365 is under renovation at the moment as our artists work on newly themed sculptures. The renovations will complete on 27.1. The SnowExperience365 is open for visitors.

Due to the exceptional situation the annual outdoor SnowCastle will not be built in winter 2021.  The SnowCastle, including the SnowHotel will open again in January 2022.



Day ticket €17.00 adults | €10,20 4-11 y/o
Family ticket €29.00 4 people, maximum 2 adults
Season pass €55.00 adults | €33.00 4-11 y/o

under 4-year-olds free of charge with paying adult


The frozen Gulf of Bothnia enables unique winter activities in Sea Lapland. Try ice floating in the frigid seawater, hop into a warm Olokolo nest for a ride over the frozen sea or take a stroll over the icy plains on snowshoes. 

Guided tour of the SnowCastle Resort 45.00€ / person.

Ice floating 121.00€ / person. Duration 1h 30min.

Olokolo ride 75.00€ / Olokolo, one Olokolo fits maximum 2 adults and 2 children. Duration 30min.

Snowshoeing, guided snowshoe trip 55.00€ / person, duration 1h 30min. Snowshoe rental 15.00€ / 3h or 25.00€ / day.

Guided tours, in the nature or to the city 55.00€ / person, duration 2h.

Bookings through our sales office [email protected] +358 16 258 878


Enjoy drinks by the ice bar! Restaurant services on request for groups until further notice.

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Spend an unforgettable night in -5°C in a room built completely out of snow and ice. The SnowHotel opens again in January 2022.

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Contact information

LumiLinnankatu 15, 94100 Kemi Finland
Tel: +358 16 258 878
[email protected]