13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
2
Saariselka
— 6 nights
3
Levi
— 1 night

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Arktikum and Lordi's Square will thrill your kids. When in Rovaniemi, make a side trip to see Amethyst Mine Lapland in Luosto, approximately Luosto away. There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

Plan trip to Rovaniemi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Amethyst Mine Lapland
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and Angry Birds Activity Park will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, join in the after-dark buzz at Saariselka Bowling, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka travel planning tool.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, Saariselka is a bit cooler at night with lows of -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
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 15th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then stroll through Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Levi day trip planning website.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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