11 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Inari
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary maker app.

Portland, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Portland to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Portland in March, with highs in Rovaniemi at 30°F and lows at 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Pakasaivo and then get a dose of the wild on Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 31°F during the day and 16°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Muonio
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo

2
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.
On the 29th (Fri), stroll through Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Levi route tool.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. March in Levi sees daily highs of 31°F and lows of 16°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

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

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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 31st (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°F in March, and nighttime lows around 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

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
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Popular historic sites such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kansallisgalleria and Stromforsin Ruukki. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Raseborg (Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen & Raseborg Castle) and Paavolan Tammi (in Lohjan Island). It doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Fly from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 37°F and lows about 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Raseborg, Stromforsin Ruukki, Paavolan Tammi
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Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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