11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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11 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Saariselka
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Tel Aviv


2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi holiday builder tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in June, with highs in Pyhatunturi at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Safaris

5
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Get outdoors at Inari Reindeerfarm and Urho Kekkonen National Park. Get some cultural insight at Gold Prospector Museum and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Ivalo) and Inari (Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, & more).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Saariselka day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Museums Nature

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get in touch with nature at Auttikongas and Safaris. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at German Soldier s Cemetery and Christmas House Santa. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Nature Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

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