12 days in Lapland Itinerary

12 days in Lapland Itinerary

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12 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then enjoy some diversion at Action Park.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Saariselka trip planner .

San Francisco, USA to Saariselka is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from San Francisco to Saariselka. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in February: high temperatures in Saariselka hover around 22°F and lows are around 9°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Theme Parks, #Fun & Games, #Museums

Side Trips

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
On the 8th (Fri), take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

Before you visit Luosto, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Saariselka to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Luosto sees daily highs of 23°F and lows of 12°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Luosto

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Safaris
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Safaris

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.
On the 9th (Sat), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Levi are 24°F, while nighttime lows are 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, and then look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Seven Fells Up, stroll through Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Akaslompolo using our trip planner.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach 24°F, while at night they dip to 13°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally explore the world behind art at Korundi House of Culture. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

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You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°F in February, and nighttime lows around 14°F. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark ©
SantaPark

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