8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  15​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 23rd (Sat), get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi sightseeing planner.

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in March, with highs in Rovaniemi at 30°F and lows at 17°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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SantaPark

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop and then glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Tours and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo visit planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 31°F during the day and 16°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Nature, #Trails

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Levi

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 27th (Wed): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): 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 have fun at Kid's Land.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Levi journey planner .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. March in Levi sees daily highs of 31°F and lows of 16°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Trails

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Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
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Ice Karting Levi
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