14 days in Lapland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luosto
— 1 day
2
Salla
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 3 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Luosto trip itinerary builder website.

Paris, France to Luosto is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Paris to Luosto, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Paris in December: high temperatures in Luosto hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Salla.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, and then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through natural beauty at Ski Resort Suomutunturi.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salla trip site.

Getting from Luosto to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. In December in Salla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, get a taste of local nightlife at Saariselka Bowling, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Saariselka takes 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
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.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Step out of Levi with an excursion to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio--about 58 minutes away. There's more to do: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi and fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

4
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, see Santa Claus Office, and see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip builder site.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Museums Parks
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Safaris
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus

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