10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Luosto
— Few hours
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Inari
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip itinerary builder site.

San Francisco, USA to Luosto is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from San Francisco to Luosto due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in December; daily highs in Luosto reach 19°F and lows reach 6°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Inari.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Change things up with a short trip to Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort in Saariselka (about 1h 5 min away). Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and get great views at Otsamo Fell.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari online journey planner.

Drive from Luosto to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are 21°F, while nighttime lows are 6°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, about 46 minutes away. Spend the 17th (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's much more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kids' Land, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planning site.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°F, and evening lows to 8°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Levi Huskypark
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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

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, make a trip to Lordi's Square, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°F, while nighttime lows are 11°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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