13 days in Lapland Itinerary

13 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Posio
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 3 nights
3
Kittila
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

1
night
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill.

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Vancouver, Canada to Posio is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Vancouver to Posio, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Posio is a bit cooler than Vancouver - with highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Posio

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Gold Prospector Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lemmenjoki National Park and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Go for a jaunt from Inari to Saariselka to see Urho Kekkonen National Park about 1h 45 min away. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Lake Inari, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

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Traveling by car from Posio to Inari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Urho Kekkonen National Park, Lemmenjoki National Park, Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

2
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then get all the equipment you need at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

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Drive from Inari to Kittila in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Seven Fells Up, Elan Ski Shop & Rental
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Church of Sodankyla and Kemi Church. Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Rovaniemi Local History Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Sampo Icebreaker (in Kemi) and Kopara Reindeer Park (in Luosto). There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, see the top attractions with Feelapland, and stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

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You can drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Kemi, Church of Sodankyla, Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

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