14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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14 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Jeddah
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kemi
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Jeddah

1
night
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. On the 21st (Sat), hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, get your game on at Kid's Land, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and finally make a trip to Snow Village.

Before you visit Kittila, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kittila is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Kittila is minus 1 hour. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Jeddah in December, with highs in Kittila at -5°C and lows at -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida). On the 24th (Tue), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Kittila to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 26th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kemi Church, then admire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), then get engrossed in the history at The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kemi trip planner .

You can drive from Saariselka to Kemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Saariselka in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of -11°C in Kemi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Fun & Games Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Tornio
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Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

5
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Claus Village and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Kemi to Rovaniemi by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games Parks
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Safaris
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

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