13 days in Lapland Itinerary

13 days in Lapland Itinerary

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13 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  16​h 45​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Escape the urban bustle at Seven Fells Up and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Yllas Ski Resort and Safaris. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Akaslompolo: Muonio (Muonion Kotiseutumuseo & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins).

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Akaslompolo is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Akaslompolo is 7 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Toronto in November: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around -3°C and lows are around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

2
nights
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and then take an in-depth tour of Samiland. On your second day here, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and then gain insight at Kid's Land.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Levi attractions planning tool .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. November in Levi sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Kittila, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Samiland ©
Samiland
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka holiday builder website .

Getting from Levi to Saariselka by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): brush up on your military savvy at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Salla trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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.
On the 13th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then explore and take pictures at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Luosto travel route site .

Traveling by car from Salla to Luosto takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Wildlife
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and Syvasenvaara Fell. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Christmas House Santa and Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas. There's much more to do: take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenkirnut, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi vacation app .

Getting from Luosto to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -2°C, while at night they dip to -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Safaris
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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