11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luosto
— 1 night
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Kittila
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 28th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla, thenview the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Luosto trip itinerary maker site.

Portsmouth, USA to Luosto is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Portsmouth to Luosto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portsmouth in December, things will get a bit cooler in Luosto: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park and get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Saariselka tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

2
nights
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. On the 2nd (Wed), explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, thenview the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally have fun at Kids' Land.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kittila online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Kittila takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kittila in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around °F. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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