14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Salla
— 1 night
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 3 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): stroll through Pyhatunturi, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Luosto Adventures, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi travel route site.

Manchester, UK to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Pyhatunturi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manchester in October, plan for colder days in Pyhatunturi, with highs around 3°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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

1
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Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Salla trip planning website.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Salla in 2 hours. In October in Salla, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:
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Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue
Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, &more). There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, take a memorable tour with Tours, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip planner.

Drive from Salla to Saariselka in 4 hours. In October in Saariselka, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 21 — 24:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

3
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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Kittila). There's still lots to do: stroll through Levi Ski Resort, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Levi road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Levi are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get out of town with these interesting Rovaniemi side-trips: Korouoma Canyon (in Posio) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online holiday maker.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus

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