7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Istanbul
Fly:  11​h 30​min
Pyhatunturi
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Istanbul

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hours
Pyhatunturi

Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then explore and take pictures at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Pyhatunturi visit planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Pyhatunturi is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Istanbul in June; daily highs in Pyhatunturi reach 18°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

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Safaris
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then examine the collection at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Salla travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Salla takes 2 hours. June in Salla sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

2
days
Inari

Inari ©
On the 20th (Wed), trek along Juutua Nature Trail, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then head outdoors with Lake Inari. Keep things going the next day: get into the urban bustle at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeerfarm, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Inari travel planner.

You can drive from Salla to Inari in 5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Inari are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Inari Reindeerfarm ©
Inari Reindeerfarm

2
days
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles and then see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Inari to Rovaniemi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or take a bus. June in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Museums, #Nature, #Parks
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Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

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