14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Kittila
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Luosto
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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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. Appreciate the collections at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Samiland. Kids will enjoy Levi Ski Resort and Levi Huskypark. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila day trip planning website.

Lagos, Nigeria to Kittila is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from West Africa Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Lagos in December, things will get colder in Kittila: highs are around -5°C and lows about -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

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Find places to stay Dec 23 — 25:
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Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Saariselka Bowling and Angry Birds Activity Park. Get some historical perspective at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. Step out of Saariselka to go to Inari and see Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, which is approximately 58 minutes away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. It doesn't end there: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Saariselka itinerary site.

Getting from Kittila to Saariselka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 28:
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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Explore Luosto's surroundings by going to Sodankyla (Church of Sodankyla & Museum - Gallery Alariesto) and Ski Resort Suomutunturi (in Suomu). Spend the 30th (Sun) exploring nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park. There's more to do: discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Luosto trip planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Luosto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach -8°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 28 — 31:
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre will appeal to museum buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Santa Claus Office. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi itinerary tool.

You can drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 3:
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Must see
Arktikum
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Science Museum
Pilke Science Centre
3.9

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