8 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

8 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

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8 days in Rovaniemi & Saariselka Itinerary

Rovaniemi
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Rovaniemi

4
days
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Sampo Icebreaker (in Kemi) and Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi road trip planning tool .

In November, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -2°C, while nighttime lows are -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Sampo Icebreaker, Amethyst Mine Lapland
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark ©
SantaPark
Safaris

3
days
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida). On the 2nd (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in December since evenings lows in Saariselka dip to -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida ©
Siida
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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