10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Luosto
— 2 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get a sense of the local culture at German Soldier s Cemetery and Rovaniemi Church. Get in touch with nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park and Napapiirin Porofarmi. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and make a trip to Santa Claus Office.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip builder.

Asheville, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Asheville to Rovaniemi. When traveling from Asheville in October, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Safaris
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Juutua Nature Trail. Do some cultural sightseeing at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka online route planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Saariselka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in November, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get out on two wheels at Luosto Adventures and then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Luosto planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Luosto, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Outdoors Trails Wildlife
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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