14 days in Lapland, Wild Taiga & Lakeland Itinerary

14 days in Lapland, Wild Taiga & Lakeland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Saariselka
— 2 nights
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Suomussalmi
— 1 day
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Kuhmo
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 2 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Explore Lapland, Shaman Huskies and Luosto. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and see Santa Claus Office.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in March, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between 30°F and 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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Explore Lapland ©
Explore Lapland
Shaman Huskies ©
Shaman Huskies
Luosto ©
Luosto

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Polar Star Travel, LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Winter Laser World - Levi. Step off the beaten path and head to Seven Fells Up and Icekarting Levi.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 31°F, while nighttime lows are 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Fun & Games · Tours

Side Trip

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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Winter Laser World - Levi ©
Winter Laser World - Levi

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Top Safaris Day Tours. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on Top Safaris Day Tours. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka visit planner.

Getting from Levi to Saariselka by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°F in March, and nighttime lows around 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Suomussalmi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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Suomussalmi

Suomussalmi ©
Suomussalmi is a municipality in Finland and is located in the Kainuu region. On the 17th (Tue), make a trip to The Silent People and then look for all kinds of wild species at Martinselkonen Wilds Centre.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Suomussalmi day trip app.

You can drive from Saariselka to Suomussalmi in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Suomussalmi

Wildlife · Parks
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The Silent People ©
The Silent People

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Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Taiga and then identify plant and animal life at Boreal Wildlife Centre.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kuhmo day trip planning site.

Getting from Suomussalmi to Kuhmo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Wildlife · Parks
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Boreal Wildlife Centre ©
Boreal Wildlife Centre

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You've now added ElamysTeeri - Room Escape to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then test your team's savvy at ElamysTeeri - Room Escape. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and then take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tampere road trip planning website.

Drive from Kuhmo to Tampere in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°F, and evening lows to 21°F. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
ElamysTeeri - Room Escape ©
ElamysTeeri - Room Escape

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