15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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15 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Drive:  14​h
1
Enontekio
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
Enontekio

Enontekio ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Jyppyra lookout and then pause for some serene contemplation at Enontekio Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): make a trip to Pyhakero and then steep yourself in history at Jarama WWII Fortification Camp.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Enontekio trip planner .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Enontekio is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Enontekio due to the time zone difference. In November, Enontekio is much colder than Amsterdam - with highs of -5°C and lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Levi.

Things to do in Enontekio

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jarama WWII Fortification Camp
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Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church
Jyppyra lookout ©
Jyppyra lookout
Pyhakero ©
Pyhakero

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.
Step out of Levi with an excursion to Snow Village in Kittila--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Levi road trip planner.

Take a bus from Enontekio to Levi in 3 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Kittila
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Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Take a break from the city and head to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Yllas Ski Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Akaslompolo: Muonio (Muonion Kotiseutumuseo & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins).

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. On the 19th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Take a break from the city and head to Urho Kekkonen National Park and Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Explore Saariselka's surroundings by going to Inari (Siida, Lake Inari, & more).

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka journey planning tool .

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Museums Nature

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Auttikongas. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, and find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner .

Getting from Saariselka to Rovaniemi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in November, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

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