14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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
Bus + 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), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kittila online attractions planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kittila is an approximately 20- hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jeddah to Kittila due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jeddah in December, expect Kittila to be cooler, temps between -5°C and -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time 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 ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

Make your Saariselka itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Kittila to Saariselka in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In December in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kemi Church, visit Sampo Icebreaker, explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), then take an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kemi driving holiday 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, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kemi, with lows of -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Fun & Games Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Tornio
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Snowman World Igloo Hotel. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi visit planner.

You can take a train from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

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