13 days in Lapland Itinerary

13 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 13th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyhatunturi, go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, thenidentify plant and animal life at Luosto Adventures, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi sightseeing planner.

Berlin, Germany to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Pyhatunturi due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyhatunturi, Church of Sodankyla
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). There's lots more to do: trek along Urho Kekkonen National Park, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip maker site.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, about 58 minutes away. Spend the 18th (Sun) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Levi online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Outdoors Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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