14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Salla
— 1 night
3
Sodankyla
— 1 night
4
Inari
— 3 nights
5
Levi
— 3 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and German Soldier s Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Rovaniemi Church and Maupertuis Memorial. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Awao, Philippines to Rovaniemi is an approximately 31-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Philippine Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Awao in January; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -10°C and lows reach -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Maupertuis Memorial
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 8th (Fri), stroll through Salla Ski Resort, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Salla attractions planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Salla in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -11°C, while at night they dip to -19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

1
night
Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, and then view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sodankyla trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Salla to Sodankyla in 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Sodankyla are -13°C, while nighttime lows are -22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Luosto ©
Luosto
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Visit Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop & Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort). There's still lots to do: relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm and tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Inari online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Sodankyla to Inari takes 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Inari can reach -11°C, while at night they dip to -20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Saariselka
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness 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.
Get some cultural insight at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Ounasjoki - River for activities. Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Kids' Land. The adventure continues: stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Levi road trip planner.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Levi, expect temperatures between -11°C during the day and -21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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