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Weddings in the Luvattumaa Ice Gallery

Where dreams come true…

With over 20 years of experience, our expert staff is happy to help you organize a well-thought-out wedding leaving nothing to chance. Your most important day will be like a fairy tale. We are committed to making your day special.

You are warmly welcome to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery and the Castle of Promises!

You have chosen a unique and an unforgettable place for your wedding venue. Decorated with ice and snow sculptures and lights, the snow chapel in the Luvattumaa Castle of Promises is a truly magical place to say “I do”.

After a beautiful wedding ceremony lit by candles, your unforgettable day continues with an intimate reception at the Ice Bar or in our warm Lappish restaurant with open fire. Sample the delicacies and enjoy the magnificent fireworks against the starlit sky with your friends and loved ones.

The day wouldn’t be complete without a wedding night in the snow castle’s special suite. The wilderness panorama with starlit sky and the Northern Lights, the element of ice, accompanied by renowned Lappish hospitality all make your special day not only successful but leave a lasting impression on you and your guests alike.

The Luvattumaa Castle of Promises is rebuilt every year and is over 1 000 m2 large. All the snow and ice carvings vary every year, making the wedding chapel different but amazing each winter. The chapel will be decorated uniquely just for your wedding.

The ice chapel is available for weddings from 10th December until mid-April. The chapel capacity is 100 people and it’s only a 10-minute drive away from Levi village.

Here at Luvattumaa, we’ll help you through the entire process from your first contact email to lovely wedding photos and lifelong memories.

We’re more than happy to tailor our services for you to achieve the wedding of your dreams. Please see below our range of possibilities and a few exemplary wedding packages.

Luvattumaa Wedding packages (a-d)

When looking to book a wedding ceremony in Luvattumaa, please first choose the package and then all the additional services you want to be included in your ceremony.

A) Wedding package with civil ceremony

 

Includes:

  • A wedding ceremony in English
  • Ice chapel rent in Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery as private occasion and candle decorations
  • Entrance fee to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery (2–20 persons)
  • Costs and services of the local magistrate
  • Services of a wedding coordinator in Luvattumaa
  • Professional Photographer for 2 hours
  • Free use of snow castle’s every room in addition to take wedding pictures
  • All 80 digital photographs delivered in two weeks

2 950 €

A wedding ceremony by a vicar is available. Please contact us at luvattumaa@levi.fi.

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B) Lappish ceremony

 

This special ceremony is for couples who want a blessing for their marriage or are looking to renew their wedding vows. The ceremony is based on northern mythology is a saga of two lovers. The ceremony contains music with Lappish instruments – a shaman sings and does his magical love tricks.

 

Includes:

  • A special Lappish love ceremony in English performed by artists using Lappish instruments
  • Ice chapel rent in Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery as private occasion and candle decorations
  • Entrance fee to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery
  • Services of a wedding coordinator in Luvattumaa
  • Professional Photographer for 2 hours
  • Free use of snow castle’s every room in addition to take wedding pictures
  • All digital photographs delivered in two weeks
  • A special Lappish drink for the married couple at Ice Bar

3 300 €

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C) Exclusive civil wedding package

 

A special tailor-made civil wedding ceremony for a group of 2–20 persons. 

 

Includes:

  • A wedding ceremony in English
  • Costs and services of the local magistrate
  • Ice chapel rent in Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery as private occasion and candle decorations
  • Entrance fee to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery
  • Arrival to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery by a reindeer sleigh from reindeer pit stop
  • Transfers by taxi or by a mini bus from Levi Center to Luvattumaa and back
  • Bridal bouquet
  • Buttonhole flower for groom
  • Professional Photographer for 2 hours
  • Free use of snow castle’s every room in addition to take wedding pictures
  • All digital photographs delivered in two weeks
  • Ice shot at Ice Bar inside snow castle for the couple
  • Fireworks
  • Services of a wedding coordinator in Luvattumaa

5 775 €

A wedding ceremony by a vicar is available. Please contact us at luvattumaa@levi.fi.

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d) Exclusive Lappish ceremony package

 

A special tailor-made Lappish ceremony for a group of 2–20 persons.

 

Includes:

  • A special Lappish love ceremony in English performed by artists using Lappish instruments
  • Ice chapel rent in Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery as private occasion and candle decorations
  • Entrance fee to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery
  • Arrival to Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery by a reindeer sleigh from reindeer pit stop
  • Transfers by taxi or by a mini bus from Levi Center to Luvattumaa and back
  • Bridal bouquet
  • Buttonhole flower for groom
  • Professional Photographer for 2 hours
  • Free use of snow castle’s every room in addition to take wedding pictures
  • All digital photographs delivered in two weeks
  • Ice shot at Ice Bar inside snow castle for the couple
  • Fireworks
  • Services of a wedding coordinator in Luvattumaa

6 300 €

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Additional services

After choosing a wedding package you can choose additional services to include in your ceremony. Your Luvattumaa wedding coordinator makes sure everything is fully organized when you arrive.

 

Flowers
 

  • Round bridal bouquet of roses (you can choose the color)
  • Buttonhole flower
  • Bouquets for altar / table
  • Extra bouquets
  • Flowers are done by a local florist and they wait for you in Luvattumaa

 

Transfers
 

  • Taxi from Levi village
  • Bus from Levi village
  • Snowmobile
  • Reindeer sled

 

You can arrive at Luvattumaa in many ways. Taxi is the easiest way to travel: Luvattumaa Levi Ice Gallery lies only 7 kilometres (10 minutes) north of Levi village.

Snowmobile is a unique way to travel to Luvattumaa. Our partner, a local activity company, will take care of your travel, give you driving instructions and all the equipment you need (snowmobile, overalls, helmets and gloves). When you arrive at Luvattumaa, you can change your clothes and leave your snowmobile equipment here.

Arriving by reindeer sleigh is definitely the most unforgettable way to travel to Luvattumaa. First you take a taxi from Levi village, and a reindeer ride awaits you near Luvattumaa, about 700 metres from your wedding place. A reindeer herder assists you into the sleigh and guides the reindeer sleigh to the chapel. If you also want to leave Luvattumaa in a reindeer sleigh, the herder waits for you in Luvattumaa and guides you back to your taxi.

Other additional services
 

  • Wedding video
  • Wedding menu at the Lappish hut restaurant in Luvattumaa
  • Wedding cake served to the table (including coffee / tea / juice)
  • Sparkling wine
  • Ice shot at Ice Bar
  • Fireworks
  • Disco / DJ / Live music
  • Wedding night at Luvattumaa Bridal Suite – Sparkling wine and chocolate
  • Wedding night at Golden Crown Glass Igloos at the top of the Levi – Premium Igloo with breakfast

 

Other accommodation possibilities
 

 

Hairdresser and makeup
 

Information on additional services

 

Photos are taken by a professional wedding photographer during the ceremony, in the chapel and in the Luvattumaa surroundings. If you choose to have a photographer with you the whole day, hairdressing and other wedding day activities will be included in the shoot. The price includes basic image processing and you get your photos with you right after the wedding. For whole day photographing service, please ask for a quote.

 

Wedding dinner is served in our cosy and warm Lappish restaurant after the ceremony. Please note that at dinner your wedding group must consist of 6–100 people. You can enquire and book wedding dinner menus by email.

 

Wedding cake can be included in your wedding dinner menu or you and your wedding group can have it separately after the ceremony, without the menu.

 

You can buy drinks without preordering them at our Lappish Restaurant. According to Finnish law it’s prohibited to drink your own drinks in the restaurant area.

 

Fireworks are the most beautiful way to end a wedding reception in Luvattumaa. Our firework shows are led by authorized professionals. Please ask for details and quote via email.

 

Music for the ceremony can be arranged in many ways. You can take your own favourite music with you in your phone, tablet, media player etc. for your wedding coordinator to play during the ceremony. You can also order live music for your ceremony from us: professional musicians play romantic music that brings an extra flavour to your wedding.