15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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15 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Luang Prabang
Fly:  25​h
1
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + shuttle:  2​h 30​min
2
Inari
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Luosto
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Luang Prabang

2
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 in touch with nature at Levi Ski Resort and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Step out of Levi to go to Kittila and see Snow Village, which is approximately 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, take an in-depth tour of Samiland, get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark, and don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip itinerary builder app .

Luang Prabang, Laos to Levi is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Luang Prabang in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

Side Trips

Levi Huskypark, Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Take a break from the city and head to Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and Lemmenjoki National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Inari online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Levi to Inari takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Inari sees daily highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trips

Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida ©
Siida
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

4
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Step out of the city life by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park and Salla Ski Resort. Get out of town with these interesting Luosto side-trips: Ski Resort Suomutunturi (in Suomu), Salla (Paikanselan Taistelualue & Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction) and Joutsijarven Bunkkerit (in Kemijarvi).

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Luosto trip builder tool .

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -8°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

#Parks, #Winter Sports, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Salla, Pyha-Luosto National Park, Ski Resort Suomutunturi, Joutsijarven Bunkkerit
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get some cultural insight at Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre. There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, have fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and explore and take pictures at Lappi Areena.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Luosto to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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