11 days in Lapland Itinerary

11 days in Lapland Itinerary

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11 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Akaslompolo

On the 3rd (Sun), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Seven Fells Up, stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, and then don't miss a visit to Snow Village.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo online journey planner .

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Traveling from London in November, things will get colder in Akaslompolo: highs are around -3°C and lows about -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Snow Village, Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and finally relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Tours Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 7th (Thu), go for a walk through Otsamo Fell, then see the interesting displays at Siida, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Inari itinerary planner .

Getting from Levi to Inari by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 8th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort, then brush up on your military savvy at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Salla tour itinerary website .

Drive from Inari to Salla in 4.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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 9th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Luosto visit planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Luosto takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, and try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Luosto to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. November in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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