15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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15 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Pescara
Drive:  12​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Pyhatunturi
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h
End: Pescara

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy, and stroll through Poro Farmi.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi vacation builder app .

Pescara, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pescara to Rovaniemi. When traveling from Pescara in August, plan for much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Kittila), Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins (in Muonio) and Scandinavian Adventures (in Akaslompolo). The adventure continues: get all the equipment you need at Levi Ski Resort, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Levi trip site .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Scandinavian Adventures, Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, & more).

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Saariselka trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

3
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, do some two-wheel cruising with Luosto Adventures, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Luosto.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi online journey planner .

Getting from Saariselka to Pyhatunturi by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August in Pyhatunturi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Luosto, Luosto
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

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