14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 3 nights
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Tornio
— 4 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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.
Visiting Discover Lapland and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm will get you outdoors. Spend the 11th (Sun) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Samiland and join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Levi road trip planning tool.

New York City, USA to Levi is an approximately 22-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. Traveling from New York City in August, expect Levi to be colder, temps between 62°F and 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
Discover Lapland ©
Discover Lapland

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): hike along Ruijanpolku Trail, then hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. On the next day, fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka online vacation builder.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Saariselka are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Tornio.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

4
nights
Tornio

Tornio ©
Tornio is a city and municipality in Lapland, Finland. Get some cultural insight at Kierikki Stone Age Centre and Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Luovon Puoji and Kauppahalli. Get out of town with these interesting Tornio side-trips: Kotielainpuisto Arkadia (in Simo), Nallikari Beach (in Oulu) and Marjaniemi Lighthouse (in Hailuoto). There's lots more to do: play a few rounds at Tornio Golf, admire the striking features of Kemi Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tornio trip planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Tornio by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tornio

Outdoors · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Oulu, Hailuoto, Kemi Church, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia, Kierikki Stone Age Centre
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kierikki Stone Age Centre ©
Kierikki Stone Age Centre
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rovaniemi Local History Museum and Eeron Polku Trail. Appreciate the collections at Forestry Museum of Lapland and Korundi House of Culture. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Tornio to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In August in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Eeron Polku Trail
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum
Forestry Museum of Lapland ©
Forestry Museum of Lapland

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