10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 15th (Mon), 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 16th (Tue): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip planner.

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from London in October, with highs in Akaslompolo at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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

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.
On the 17th (Wed), bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Levi trip planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In October in Levi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Juutua Nature Trail, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then head outdoors with Lake Inari.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Inari trip tool.

Getting from Levi to Inari by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Parks
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 21st (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Luosto trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Luosto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Luosto, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

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
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, see Santa Claus Office, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Rovaniemi trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Rovaniemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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