11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 5 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pyhatunturi trip itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. In June, Pyhatunturi is cooler than Tel Aviv - with highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Wildlife Area
Kopara Reindeer Park
4.3

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Gold Prospector Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Urho Kekkonen National Park and Lake Inari. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Ivalo) and Inari (Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). It doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka road trip planner.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Saariselka are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Gold Prospector Museum
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Do some cultural sightseeing at German Soldier s Cemetery and Arktikum. Take a break from the city and head to Syvasenvaara Fell and Auttikongas. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, see Santa Claus Office, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Must see
Arktikum
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Safaris
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Waterfall
Auttikongas
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