10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly + Drive:  12 h 45 min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Berlin

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort, and then steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip itinerary builder tool.

Berlin, Germany to Akaslompolo is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then stroll through Kids' Land.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Levi day trip website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Urho Kekkonen National Park, examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, thenlook for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Saariselka trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to -11°C, and evening lows to -20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction and then fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Salla attractions tool.

Drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. In January, daytime highs in Salla are -11°C, while nighttime lows are -19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online itinerary planner.

Getting from Salla to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -10°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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