12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salla
— 1 day
2
Luosto
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 2 nights
4
Levi
— 2 nights
5
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
day
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): stroll through Salla Ski Resort, thensteep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Salla planner.

Atlanta, USA to Salla is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in December, expect Salla to be much colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

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

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Luosto trip planner.

Drive from Salla to Luosto in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, thenexamine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Inari online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

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 29th (Sat): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, hit the slopes at Kids' Land, thenget engrossed in the history at Samiland, and finally join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Levi tour planner.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 31st (Mon), look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, thenstroll through Yllas Ski Resort, thenexamine the collection at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and finally contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 2nd (Wed), fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi, make a trip to Lordi's Square, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip app.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Akaslompolo in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Theme Parks Winter Sports
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Safaris
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi

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