9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

San Francisco
Fly:  23​h 30​min
Salla
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Luosto
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
San Francisco

1
day
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 7th (Thu), fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort and then learn about all things military at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Salla journey planning site .

San Francisco, USA to Salla is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Salla is 10 hours. In February, Salla is colder than San Francisco - with highs of 22°F and lows of 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

#Winter Sports, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

few
hours
Luosto

Luosto ©
On the 8th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Luosto itinerary planner .

You can drive from Salla to Luosto in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°F in February, and nighttime lows around 12°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Luosto

#Wildlife, #Parks
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

2
days
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Tours and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Seven Fells Up and then look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Luosto to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach 24°F, while at night they dip to 13°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris

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 11th (Mon): take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and finally make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online route planner .

Drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 22°F, while at night they dip to 14°F. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa

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