10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, & more). On the 14th (Sat), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip planning website .

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. In December, Saariselka is colder than London - with highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

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

2
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Enontekio Church, then contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Muonio trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Saariselka to Muonio by car takes about 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Muonio

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

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

2
nights
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): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Snow Village, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then shop like a local with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land, and finally identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Kittila tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Muonio to Kittila takes 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Kittila are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Parks Tours Winter Sports

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then see the top attractions with Feelapland, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

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You can drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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