11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
4
Luosto
— 1 night
5
Posio
— 1 night
6
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Urho Kekkonen National Park and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Inari and Inari Reindeer Farm. Change things up with a short trip to Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus in Inari (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel and look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka travel route planning website.

Oslo, Norway to Saariselka is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Oslo to Saariselka is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Oslo in July: highs in Saariselka hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Nature

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Outdoor Activity
Lake Inari
4.5

2
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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Keep things going the next day: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Levi day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Winter Sports

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Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.6
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
5.0

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 4th (Sun), take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo trip planner.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. August in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Outdoor Activity
Seven Fells Up
5.0
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Safari
Safaris
4.8

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In August in Luosto, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife · Parks
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Wildlife Area
Kopara Reindeer Park
4.3

1
night
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Posio trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Posio takes 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks
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2
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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.
On the 7th (Wed), make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, and then get interesting insight from Feelapland. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Posio to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature
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Must see
Arktikum
4.1
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Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

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