10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Townsville
Fly + Drive:  33 h
1
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Posio
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  33 h
End: Townsville

1
night
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 23rd (Mon): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Levi tour itinerary planner.

Townsville, Australia to Levi is an approximately 32- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Townsville to Levi is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Townsville in December, expect Levi to be colder, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 25th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Pyhatunturi trip planner.

Getting from Levi to Pyhatunturi by car takes about 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -8°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Ski Resort Suomutunturi.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Posio trip maker.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Posio in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Posio can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Ski Resort Suomutunturi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 28th (Sat), make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square. On the next day, revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Getting from Posio to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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