8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h
End: Newark

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for theme parks, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner .

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Newark in December, expect Rovaniemi to be cooler, temps between 22°F and 11°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Museums, #Theme Parks, #Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark ©
SantaPark
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Snow Village, explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get your game on at Kid's Land.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kittila online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Kittila by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. December in Kittila sees daily highs of 23°F and lows of 9°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

#Tours, #Trails, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Levi
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Plan my day in Luosto using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Kittila to Luosto in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°F in December, and nighttime lows around 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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