10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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10 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Kilpisjarvi
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Zurich

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seven Fells Up and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Step out of Levi with an excursion to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Kittila--about 50 minutes away. On the 11th (Sun), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Samiland and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi online trip itinerary planner .

Zurich, Switzerland to Levi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zurich in August: high temperatures in Levi hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Trails

Side Trips

Kittila, Seven Fells Up
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): head outdoors with Kukkolankoski and then make a trip to Saana.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kilpisjarvi online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Levi to Kilpisjarvi takes 3.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Levi to Kilpisjarvi due to the time zone difference. In August in Kilpisjarvi, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kukkolankoski
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Saana ©
Saana

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then get outside with Lake Inari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Siida, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, then admire all the interesting features of Angeli Reindeer Farm, and finally explore and take pictures at Inari Reindeerfarm.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kilpisjarvi to Inari takes 6 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kilpisjarvi to Inari due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 15th (Thu), do some two-wheel cruising with Luosto Adventures, then admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Luosto trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife Parks Trails
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Luosto to Rovaniemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Photography Tours
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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