14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Kemi
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Saariselka
— 3 nights
5
Luosto
— 3 nights

2
nights
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: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Newark in December, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
night
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church, stop by Sampo Icebreaker, thenexplore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kemi route website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kemi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. December in Kemi sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tornio Church
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Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

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.
Step out of Levi with an excursion to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila--about 46 minutes away. Spend the 28th (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, stroll through Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, get your game on at Kids' Land, and find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Levi itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kemi to Levi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kemi in December since evenings lows in Levi dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Levi Huskypark, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park, get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park, and stop by Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

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

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nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
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 3rd (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park, thengo deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

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You can drive from Saariselka to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January in Luosto, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 5th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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