12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Fly to Kittilä Airport, Drive to Levi
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Levi
— 3 nights
Fly
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Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Bus to Kittilän koulukeskus, Fly to Marseille

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Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Safaris (in Akaslompolo) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). There's still lots to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, hit the slopes at Kids' Land, stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip itinerary planning website.

Marseille, France to Levi is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Marseille to Levi is 1 hour. In January, Levi is colder than Marseille - with highs of -11°C and lows of -21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 16 — 19:
Highlights from your trip
Levi Ski Resort ©
Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
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Must see
Safaris
4.8
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
4.1

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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.
On the 20th (Wed), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 19 — 21:
Highlights from your trip

2
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Pyhatunturi

Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Pyhatunturi trip builder tool.

Drive from Saariselka to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Pyhatunturi are -13°C, while nighttime lows are -22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 21 — 23:
Highlights from your trip
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Wildlife Area
Kopara Reindeer Park
4.3
Pyhatunturi ©
Ski Area
Pyhatunturi
4.6

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, cast your line with a fishing tour, and explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

Discover how to plan a Rovaniemi trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Traveling from Pyhatunturi in January, Rovaniemi is somewhat warmer at night with lows of -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Safaris
4.4
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.8

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