10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Saariselka
— 2 nights

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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.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder tool.

Washington DC, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Washington DC to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in February: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 22°F, while lows dip to 14°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Feb 22 — 24:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

3
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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 these side-trips from Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Safaris (in Akaslompolo). Spend the 25th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, browse the exhibits of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 24°F, and evening lows to 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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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.
On the 28th (Fri), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka trip planning app.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach 22°F, while at night they dip to 9°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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