14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Makassar
Fly:  33​h
1
Inari
— 2 nights
+2
shuttle + Fly + bus:  2​h 30​min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Makassar


2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Get out of town with these interesting Inari side-trips: Saariselka (Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort & Angry Birds Activity Park).

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Inari trip planner .

Makassar, Indonesia to Inari is an approximately 33-hour flight. Traveling from Makassar to Inari, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Inari is colder than Makassar - with highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Saariselka
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida ©
Siida
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Kid's Land and Levi Huskypark. Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Snow Village in Kittila, about 46 minutes away. On the 5th (Thu), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and have some family-friendly fun at G2 Ice Karting Levi.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Levi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Inari to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Levi Huskypark
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 8th (Sun), ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. On the next day, look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, and then contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo visit planner .

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Santa Claus Village and Pilke Science Centre will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, experience the excitement of Feelapland, and enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games Parks
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

Similar Plans

15 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM TAIWAN November, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in Helsinki & Lapland BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland, Finnish Archipelago & Lapland BY A USER FROM SWEDEN December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND November, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM LATVIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans