10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Salla
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
5
Levi
— 2 nights

2
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 Arktikum and German Soldier s Cemetery. Discover out-of-the-way places like Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Christmas House Santa. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, get engrossed in the history at Rovaniemi Local History Museum, and see Santa Claus Office.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planning website.

Dallas, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dallas to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games Nightlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 27th (Thu), fly down 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.

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Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Salla takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

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

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night
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 28th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, thenstop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum.

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Getting from Salla to Saariselka by car takes about 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 29th (Sat), stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Akaslompolo itinerary website.

Getting from Saariselka to Akaslompolo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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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 30th (Sun), explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, take an in-depth tour of Samiland, thenview the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Levi day trip planning tool.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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