11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi trip app.

London, UK to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from London in May: high temperatures in Pyhatunturi hover around 12°C and lows are around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Luosto
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
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.
On the 31st (Fri), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka online trip builder.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. In May in Saariselka, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Go for a jaunt from Levi to Muonio to see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities and join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Levi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Napapiirin Porofarmi. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rovaniemi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Theme Parks Parks
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Safaris
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

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