10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
3
Luosto
— 3 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will enjoy SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Santa Claus Office. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online holiday planner.

Gibraltar, Gibraltar to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In December, Rovaniemi is colder than Gibraltar - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Museums
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

2
nights
Kittila

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. On the 27th (Fri), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally enjoy some diversion at Kids' Land.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kittila trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

3
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Change things up with these side-trips from Luosto: Church of Sodankyla (in Sodankyla), Joutsijarven Bunkkerit (in Kemijarvi) and Ski Resort Suomutunturi (in Suomu). Spend the 30th (Mon) exploring nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park. There's more to do: go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Luosto trip website.

You can drive from Kittila to Luosto in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -8°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Church of Sodankyla, Pyha-Luosto National Park, Joutsijarven Bunkkerit, Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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