9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

London
Fly:  6​h 45​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Saariselka
— 2 nights
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
London

2
days
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi day trip app .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from London to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 13°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Luosto.

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
day
Luosto

Luosto
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Luosto journey planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

#Parks, #Nature

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Pyha-Luosto National Park
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2
days
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

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Getting from Luosto to Saariselka by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

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Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
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1
day
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi day trip site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Levi, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
days
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Parks

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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