10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inari
— 2 nights
2
Kittila
— 1 night
3
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
4
Salla
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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 next day, relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then head outdoors with Lake Inari.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Inari day trip app.

Denver, USA to Inari is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Denver to Inari, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Denver, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Inari, ranging from highs of 37°F to lows of 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

1
night
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 29th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then visit Ounasjoki - River for activities, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kittila sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Inari to Kittila in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Kittila are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Kittila

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Levi, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 30th (Tue), fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Kittila to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°F in October, and nighttime lows around 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pyhatunturi, Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

Start your trip to Salla by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Salla can reach 37°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi tour planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Parks
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Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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