10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 4 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Museum-lovers will get to explore Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and see Santa Claus Office.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip website.

Bratislava, Slovakia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bratislava to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Bratislava, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of -6°C to lows of -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum and then hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Saariselka road trip site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Get in touch with nature at Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Go for a jaunt from Levi to Kittila to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Levi sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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