8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

London
Fly:  10​h
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
London

2
days
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Pakasaivo, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): get outside with Scandinavian Adventures and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo trip itinerary builder tool .

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from London in June, expect Akaslompolo to be a bit cooler, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, Pakasaivo
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo

2
days
Inari

Inari
On the 7th (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

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Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Inari takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Nature

Side Trips

Lemmenjoki National Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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2
days
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

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Drive from Inari to Pyhatunturi in 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Safaris

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

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You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
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Lumberjack's Candle Bridge

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