8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Dallas
Fly:  22​h 45​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Kittila
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
Dallas

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 27th (Thu): engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker .

Dallas, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 8 hours. Traveling from Dallas in December, expect Rovaniemi to be much colder, temps between 22°F and 11°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors
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SantaPark ©
SantaPark
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
On the 30th (Sun), admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Luosto, with lows around 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kittila.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
days
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. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Snow Village, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get your game on at Kid's Land.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Kittila driving holiday website .

Getting from Luosto to Kittila by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December in Kittila, expect temperatures between 23°F during the day and 9°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kittila

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure

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

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