10 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Oulu Itinerary

10 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Oulu Itinerary

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10 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Oulu Itinerary

Start: Taipei
Fly:  19​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Oulu
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Taipei

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Pilke Science Centre. Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Ranua and see Ranua Zoo, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi sightseeing planner.

Taipei, Taiwan to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Taipei to Rovaniemi is minus 6 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Taipei in January, with highs in Rovaniemi at -10°C and lows at -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Levi to Kittila to see Snow Village about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, hit the slopes at Kids' Land, and make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi route maker site .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in January since evenings lows in Levi dip to -21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, engage your brain at Tietomaa, then appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, then walk around Ainolan Puisto, then see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Oulu Cathedral.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Oulu trip planner .

You can drive from Levi to Oulu in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in January; daily highs in Oulu reach -7°C and lows reach -14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Tietomaa ©
Tietomaa
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli

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