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Win with Ryanair and The Six O Clock Show

Thu, 16 November 2023

[Closed] Win with Ryanair and The Six O Clock Show

We’ve teamed up with Ryanair for the launch of their brand-new Christmas themed Gift card. The gift everyone will definitely want this Christmas. To celebrate we want to send one lucky family to Lapland for three nights of magical Christmas cheer with the main man himself. The prize includes flights, accommodation, transfers plus €1,000 spending.

To enter just send your best Christmas Cracker joke to six@virginmedia.ie


Terms and conditions:

prize includes x2 Adults and x2 Children

Emails entries close at 11:59pm on Thursday the 23rd of November.

Full terms & conditions apply, see www.virginmediatelevision.ie/competitions. Winners are randomly selected & contacted by phone/ email. Competition may be closed if watching on catch-up services, please check date & times as you may still be charged. Winner must be available to travel on the 4th of December.


Full prize details:


Lapland Prize

3 Nights from Dec 4th – Dec 7th 2023


  • Flights, Accommodation & Transfers are fully covered.
  • Activities are fully covered excl. Husky Ride.
  • Breakfast is covered. Lunch and Dinners are not.
  • €1,000 spending money can be used to cover expenses that are not included

(Husky ride, Lunch & Dinner)



Monday, 4th Dec 2023

06:25 – 11:50           Flight DUB-RVN, welcome to Rovaniemi!

12:00                       Driver pick-up at airport – transfer to hotel Metsähirvas

Apartment with private sauna 

13:00                    Lunch Time

16:00                     Sauna experience at the hotel


19:00                       Dinner Time



Tuesday, 5th Dec 2023

08:00 – 09:00          Breakfast at hotel

09:30 – 12:00           Husky ride at Metsähirvas hotel, booked for you but can be cancelled if requested

                             (Additional activity, 162 €/adult & 125 €/child at own cost)

At this joyful escapade you get to drive your own husky sled in the pristine forests. By the open fire, finnish treats and stories about the charming huskies fill your day with laughter and joy. I bet that after you have met our huskies you will not be surprised why they are one of the most loved animals of the north!

12:30                      Lunch Time

14:00 – 14.30          Transfer to Santapark                  

15:00 – 18:00           Enjoy Santapark

  • Go to Elf School
  • See the talented Acrobat Elf at Elf show
  • Cross the Arctic Circle underground
  • Visit the Post Office and get some souvenirs from the Toy Factory
  • Meet Santa Claus at Santa’s Office

18:00                       Transfer to hotel                                              

19:00                       Dinner Time





Wednesday, 6th Dec 2023

          Breakfast at hotel & Easy morning

10:30 – 11:00          Transfer to Santa Claus Village

11:00 – 15:00           Explore Santa Claus Village

Christmas magic can be experienced year-round in Santa Claus Village. This magical latitude has attracted travellers since 1950’s and since that crossing the Arctic Circle, 66°33′45.9″, has been on the bucket list. Must do’s are crossing the Arctic Circle on your own style, send your post cards from Santa Claus’ Main Post Office, shop at Iittala and Marimekko brand stores and have a cup of coffee in some of the restaurants.

12:00                    Reindeer sleigh ride in Santa Claus Village at Santa Claus Reindeer


                             Lunch in one of the restaurants in Santa Claus Village (at own cost)


15:00                    Transfer to City Centre (Visit Rovaniemi Tourism info)

                             Free time in City Centre, enjoy Rovaniemi’s cultural attractions with Culture pass and explore attractions (individually):

Culture pass is your one ticket to three of Rovaniemi’s premier cultural attractions, a multi-entry ticket valid for 7 days. Visit the three attractions as many times as you like. You will get the culture pass from Visit Rovaniemi Tourism Info

Arktikum - Museum and science centre about Lapland & Arctic

Korundi – Art Museum

Pilke – Science centre

Explore Rovaniemis most photogenic attractions, such as:

Lumberjack’s Candle Bridge, Lordi Square’s thermometer, River shore by Arktikum, Alvar Aalto Centre – administrative centre of Rovaniemi.

19:00                    Transfer to hotel & Dinner Time



Thursday, 7th Dec 2023


Breakfast at hotel & easy morning

11:00                      Check-out & Transfer to Rovaniemi Airport

13:55                    Flight RVN – DUB, bye Rovaniemi!






Restaurant options:

Lunch and Dinner options at Saihu restaurant in Metsahirvas (at own cost)

Fullboards for 3 days @Metsahirvas: 53 €/adult/day, 25 €/child/day


Winners will cover:

  • Meals (except breakfast)

Fullboards for 3 days @Metsahirvas: 53 €/adult/day, 25 €/child/day

  • Husky sleigh ride 162 €/adult 125 €/child (optional)
  • Other transportations/activies they wish to do on free time.

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