12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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12 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Levi
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

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.
When in Levi, make a side trip to see Snow Village in Kittila, approximately 46 minutes away. On the 29th (Sat), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, and have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip planner.

London, UK to Levi is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from London to Levi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in December, expect Levi to be cooler, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Levi Huskypark
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
When in Saariselka, make a side trip to see Siida in Inari, approximately 1h 05 min away. On the 3rd (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka tour itinerary planning site .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to -11°C, and evening lows to -20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Inari
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida ©
Siida

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Luosto and then admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Luosto trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Luosto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Luosto are -13°C, while nighttime lows are -22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Luosto
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Luosto ©
Luosto
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.
Rovaniemi is known for theme parks, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi day trip planning app .

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rovaniemi when traveling from Luosto in January, with lows around -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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