10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 1 night
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Saariselka
— 2 nights
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Pyhatunturi
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Levi visit app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Levi is 1 hour. Traveling from Amsterdam in December, things will get much colder in Levi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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.
On the 31st (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Get outdoors at Kopara Reindeer Park and Ski Resort Suomutunturi. Go for a jaunt from Pyhatunturi to Sodankyla to see Church of Sodankyla about 52 minutes away. Spend the 2nd (Wed) exploring nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Pyhatunturi online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Pyhatunturi takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around -13°C in January, and nighttime lows around -22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 1 — 4:
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Ski Resort Suomutunturi

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Pyhatunturi in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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