13 days in Lapland Itinerary

13 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Salla
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Luosto
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
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Salla

Salla
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): take a memorable tour with Ski Resort Suomutunturi.

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Boston, USA to Salla is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Boston in December, with highs in Salla at 20°F and lows at 7°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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Cross-country Ski Area
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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Historic Site
Paikanselan Taistelualue
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Luosto

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Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Luosto trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Luosto takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°F in December, and nighttime lows around 6°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature · Parks

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Saariselka

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Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Get some historical perspective at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hippupuoti Gift Shop and Angry Birds Activity Park. Step out of Saariselka to go to Inari and see The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, which is approximately 58 minutes away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°F in December, and nighttime lows around 6°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo planner.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Akaslompolo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In December in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 23°F during the day and 9°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails

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Yllas Ski Resort
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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Rovaniemi

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Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and Feelapland. Take a break from the city and head to Syvasenvaara Fell and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. There's still lots to do: get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, and get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°F, while nighttime lows are 11°F. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games · Wildlife
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