14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Start: Helsinki
Fly:  1 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Kilpisjarvi
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
End: Helsinki

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You've now added Santa Claus Village to your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Syvasenvaara Fell and Rovaniemi City Library. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and catch a live event at Lappi Areena.

Planning Rovaniemi trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In February, Rovaniemi is slightly colder than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums
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Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library
Lappi Areena ©
Lappi Areena

2
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm and Giewont Husky Adventures. Venture out of the city with trips to Sarestoniemi Museum (in Kaukonen) and Enontekio (Enontekio Church & Jyppyra lookout). Next up on the itinerary: view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Levi itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Enontekio, Kongas, Sarestoniemi Museum, Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages and Akaslompolo Sportshop. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Akaslompolo: Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, &more) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila).

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Muonio, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Tsahkal Falls and then make a trip to Saana.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kilpisjarvi online trip maker.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Kilpisjarvi in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Akaslompolo in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kilpisjarvi, with lows of -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Saana ©
Saana

1
night
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.
On the 28th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, thenlook for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and finally look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop. Keep things going the next day: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Saariselka day trip tool.

You can drive from Kilpisjarvi to Saariselka in 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In February, Saariselka is slightly colder than Kilpisjarvi - with highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 2nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salla road trip planning tool.

Drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. In March in Salla, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -13°C at night. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Museums Historic Sites
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Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, thendon't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and finally hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi vacation maker tool.

You can drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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