10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Copenhagen
Fly + Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Luosto
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Inari
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

1
day
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 6th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Luosto driving holiday planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Luosto is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Luosto. In October, Luosto is slightly colder than Copenhagen - with highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 7th (Sun), get outside with Lake Inari and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Keep things going the next day: wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Inari road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Parks Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, have fun at Santa Claus Office, thenget curious at Pilke Science Centre, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi route website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. October in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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