12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Salla
— 1 night
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Inari
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Akaslompolo
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then have some family-friendly fun at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip builder.

Bangkok, Thailand to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Bangkok to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in May; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 12°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Casinos
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi visit website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in May, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 14th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort, then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Salla holiday maker site.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Salla in 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Salla can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Museums
Find places to stay May 13 — 14:
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Tuula's Reindeer, then get outside with Lake Inari, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Inari attractions planner.

Getting from Salla to Inari by car takes about 5 hours. In May in Inari, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 14 — 16:
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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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 17th (Fri): look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Levi are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 19th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo travel planning app.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in May, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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