11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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11 days in Lapland Itinerary

New York City
Fly:  21​h 15​min
Levi
— 2 nights
bus + Fly + shuttle:  2​h 30​min
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Luosto
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
New York City

2
days
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and then don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi travel site .

New York City, USA to Levi is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Levi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Levi to be cooler, temps between 59°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Theme Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Kittila, Kongas
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Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark

2
days
Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, get into the urban bustle at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, and then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeerfarm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): get outside with Lake Inari and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Inari road trip planning website .

Getting from Levi to Inari by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. July in Inari sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

2
days
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 4th (Wed), have fun at Action Park and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park. On your second day here, examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum and then trek along Ruijanpolku Trail.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka itinerary planning website .

Drive from Inari to Saariselka in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Saariselka are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. On the 6th (Fri), you're off toLuosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Theme Parks, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

1
day
Luosto

Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Luosto trip itinerary planning website .

Drive from Saariselka to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trip

Safaris
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Safaris

3
days
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Auttikongas and German Soldier s Cemetery. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker app .

Getting from Luosto to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 52°F at night. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge ©
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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