14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Fly to Kuusamo Airport, Drive to Salla
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Salla
— 1 night
Drive
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
Fly
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Levi
— 4 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly

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Salla

Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 10th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Salla trip itinerary planning tool.

Denver, USA to Salla is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 9 hours. While traveling from Denver, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Salla, ranging from highs of 15°F to lows of 2°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Salla Ski Resort
4.4
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Historic Site
Paikanselan Taistelualue
4.0

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Gold Prospector Museum and Hippupuoti Gift Shop. Visiting Urho Kekkonen National Park and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center & Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip builder app.

You can drive from Salla to Saariselka in 4 hours. January in Saariselka sees daily highs of 15°F and lows of 1°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums

Side Trips

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Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Head to Elan Ski Shop & Rental and LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°F in January, and nighttime lows around -1°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Visiting Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell will get you outdoors. Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Rovaniemi Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, and look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi tour itinerary website.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Levi in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Must see
Safaris
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Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Specialty Museum
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
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