12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 3 nights
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Safaris (in Akaslompolo). 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

Side Trips

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort, Safaris
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
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.
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 · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

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

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Fishing Charters & Tours. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi holiday planner.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Traveling from Pyhatunturi in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of -17°C in Rovaniemi. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Fishing Charters & Tours
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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