12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Kemi
— 2 nights

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Santa Claus Office will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary planner.

Perth, Australia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. In December, Rovaniemi is colder than Perth - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Amethyst Mine Lapland, Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila), Konijanka Petting Zoo (in Akaslompolo) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). There's much more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Levi tour planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Konijanka Petting Zoo, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

2
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 26th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kemi Church, thentake an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, and then get in on the family fun at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Tornion vesitorni and then identify plant and animal life at Kotielainpuisto Arkadia.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kemi tour planner.

Getting from Levi to Kemi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Levi in December since evenings lows in Kemi dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kemi

Fun & Games Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tornio, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley
Tornion vesitorni ©
Tornion vesitorni

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