15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Posio
— 1 night
2
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
4
Levi
— 3 nights
5
Inari
— 4 nights

1
night
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on Kota-Husky and then explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Posio online holiday planner.

Helsinki to Posio is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helsinki in September: high temperatures in Posio hover around 13°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Parks · Nature · Tours
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Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Kota-Husky ©
Kota-Husky

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Syvasenvaara Fell and German Soldier s Cemetery. Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Ranua and see Ranua Zoo, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and examine the collection at Christmas House Santa.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi journey planner.

Getting from Posio to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Angry Birds Park ©
Angry Birds Park

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 21st (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Luosto Adventures, then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and finally hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. In September in Pyhatunturi, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyhatunturi, Church of Sodankyla
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sarestoniemi Museum and Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm. When in Levi, make a side trip to see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, approximately Muonio away. Spend the 24th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Levi in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Sarestoniemi Museum, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Tuula's Reindeer. Change things up with these side-trips from Inari: Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara) and Saariselka (Urho Kekkonen National Park & Polar Creek). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, head outdoors with Lake Inari, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Levi to Inari by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September in Inari, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Polar Creek ©
Polar Creek

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