10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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10 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Luosto
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  9​h 15​min
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park. On the next day, take a stroll around The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, see the interesting displays at Siida, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Inari trip planner .

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Inari is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Inari is 2 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in December: high temperatures in Inari hover around -7°C and lows are around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Inari

Tours Nature Trails

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos
Siida ©
Siida
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get your game on at Kid's Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila road trip site .

Getting from Inari to Kittila by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

Adventure Trails Parks

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
On the 14th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla, view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then explore and take pictures at Amethyst Mine Lapland. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see reviews and more tourist information, you can read our Luosto route tool .

Getting from Kittila to Luosto by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December in Luosto, expect temperatures between -8°C during the day and -17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for theme parks, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, see Santa Claus Office, and take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip maker app .

You can drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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