10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
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Kittila
— 2 nights
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Muonio
— 1 night
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Saariselka
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rovaniemi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in January; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -10°C and lows reach -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

2
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Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila journey website.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, expect little chillier with lows of -22°C in Kittila. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Muonio.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Muonio trip website.

Getting from Kittila to Muonio by car takes about an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach -13°C, while at night they dip to -22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Muonio

Nature · Parks
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos. Here are some ideas for day two: gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Saariselka tour planner.

You can drive from Muonio to Saariselka in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around -11°C in January, and nighttime lows around -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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