10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  14 h
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Muonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, join in the after-dark buzz at Saariselka Bowling, and look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Saariselka sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Saariselka is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Saariselka due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in December, expect Saariselka to be colder, temps between -7°C and -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. On the 16th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Enontekio Church, contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Muonio road trip website.

Drive from Saariselka to Muonio in 4 hours. In December in Muonio, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Enontekio Church
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church

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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. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then shop like a local with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then enjoy some diversion at Kids' Land, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kittila online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Muonio to Kittila in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 20th (Fri), make a trip to Lordi's Square, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then catch all the local highlights with Feelapland, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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