14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
2
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 4 nights

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Visit Rovaniemi Church and German Soldier s Cemetery for their historical value. Bring the kids along to Arktikum and Santa Claus Office. Venture out of the city with trips to Kemi Church (in Kemi) and Maupertuis Memorial (in Pello). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, stroll through Napapiirin Porofarmi, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planning site.

Barcelona, Spain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. Traveling from Barcelona in August, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kemi Church, Maupertuis Memorial
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 23rd (Fri), view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla, and then do some two-wheel cruising with Luosto Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pyhatunturi travel site.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Luosto Adventures
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Family-friendly places like Urho Kekkonen National Park and Angry Birds Activity Park will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, &more). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka trip site.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. August in Saariselka sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Sarestoniemi Museum and Samiland. Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins and Ounasjoki - River for activities are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Levi to go to Kittila and see Nature & Wildlife Tours, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Spend the 29th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. It doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Levi travel route builder.

Fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Levi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, Sarestoniemi Museum, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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