14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Sodankyla
— 1 night
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Inari
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 4 nights

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Arktikum and Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery). Popular historic sites such as Rovaniemi Church and German Soldier s Cemetery are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Kemi Church (in Kemi), Maupertuis Memorial (in Pello) and Tornio Church (in Tornio). There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, see Santa Claus Office, and don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi day trip tool.

Phoenix, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 9 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in April; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 38°F and lows reach 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

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Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. On the 10th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Luosto, admire the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sodankyla trip planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Sodankyla in 2 hours. April in Sodankyla sees daily highs of 38°F and lows of 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Luosto ©
Luosto
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Museum - Gallery Alariesto
Museum - Gallery Alariesto

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Gold Prospector Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. Explore Inari's surroundings by going to Saariselka (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Hippupuoti Gift Shop). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, surround yourself with nature on Angeli Reindeer Farm, and tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Inari trip website.

Traveling by car from Sodankyla to Inari takes 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Inari are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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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.
Get some cultural insight at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Ounasjoki - River for activities. You'll explore and learn at Sarestoniemi Museum and Samiland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo) and Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins (in Muonio). Spend the 15th (Wed) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Levi are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum

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