10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Levi
— 2 nights
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Luosto
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
5
Kemi
— 1 night

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). Spend the 29th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Levi journey planning website.

Durham, USA to Levi is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Durham to Levi. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Durham in November, with highs in Levi at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Inari trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Inari sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Luosto day trip planner.

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rovaniemi.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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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 4th (Tue), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, 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 next day: don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

Plan my day in Rovaniemi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 6th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church, visit Sampo Icebreaker, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kemi itinerary planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Kemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Kemi, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tornio Church
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Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

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