10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 3 nights
3
Posio
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Pyhatunturi vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Rome, Italy to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Pyhatunturi is 1 hour. In December, Pyhatunturi is colder than Rome - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Amethyst Mine Lapland
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Explore hidden gems such as Lemmenjoki National Park and Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Venture out of the city with trips to Hippupuoti Gift Shop (in Saariselka) and Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Inari attractions planning app.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Inari in 3.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Inari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Hippupuoti Gift Shop, Lemmenjoki National Park, Gold Prospector Museum
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Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 27th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon and then take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Posio trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Inari to Posio in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In December, daily temperatures in Posio can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature Parks Museums
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Visiting Napapiirin Porofarmi and Auttikongas will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Syvasenvaara Fell and LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, see Santa Claus Office, enjoy some diversion at Angry Birds Park, and get in on the family fun at Moomin Snowcastle.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Posio to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Nature
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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