12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Salla
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo road trip app.

New York City, USA to Akaslompolo is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Akaslompolo is 7 hours. In March, Akaslompolo is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): stroll through Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip maker website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Gold Prospector Museum. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Change things up with a short trip to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church in Inari (about 1h 10 min away). There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Levi to Saariselka by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 18th (Mon), stroll through Salla Ski Resort, thentake an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Salla day trip website.

You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. In March in Salla, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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