10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 3 nights
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Saariselka
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 5 nights

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Change things up with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila (about 46 minutes away). Spend the 2nd (Wed) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, enjoy some diversion at Kids' Land, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Levi travel route site.

London, UK to Levi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

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Levi Ski Resort
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Icekarting Levi
4.8

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Shopping
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rovaniemi: Ski Resort Ritavalkea (in Pello) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, make a trip to Lordi's Square, and hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi road trip app.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Museums

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Ranua Zoo
4.3

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