10 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

10 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

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10 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

Rovaniemi
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Rovaniemi

4
days
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Amethyst Mine Lapland in Luosto, about 1h 35 min away. The adventure continues: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus, take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, and get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi route maker site .

Expect a daytime high around -2°C in November, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Tours

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Amethyst Mine Lapland
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
days
Saariselka

On the 28th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then have fun at Action Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip maker .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Saariselka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. November in Saariselka sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

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Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

4
days
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
Get in touch with nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park and Auttikongas. See even more of Rovaniemi: examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, admire all the interesting features of Lappi Areena, and buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip maker website .

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

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Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
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Christmas House Santa
Lappi Areena ©
Lappi Areena

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