9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Venice
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Luosto
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Venice

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 8th (Wed), engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip builder website .

Venice, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Venice in August, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be little chillier, around 11°C, while days are much colder, around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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. On the 10th (Fri), ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kittila attractions app .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kittila can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trips

Levi, Seven Fells Up, Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): examine the collection at Siida, then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeerfarm, and then relax in the rural setting at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. On your second day here, take in the pleasant sights at Otsamo Fell and then head outdoors with Lake Inari.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Inari day trip planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Inari in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Inari sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Siida ©
Siida
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

2
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Luosto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Luosto, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

#Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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