10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Inari
— 1 night
2
Muonio
— 2 nights
3
Kittila
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer, thenexperience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Inari trip planning tool.

Valletta, Malta to Inari is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Valletta to Inari, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Valletta in December: high temperatures in Inari hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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nights
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Muonio route maker.

You can drive from Inari to Muonio in 3.5 hours. December in Muonio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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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. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental, thenexplore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kittila trip planner.

Getting from Muonio to Kittila by car takes about an hour. In December in Kittila, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

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
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kittila to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kittila in January, Rovaniemi is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©

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