15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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

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4
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step off the beaten path and head to Napapiirin Porofarmi and Santa's House of Snowmobiles. Get a sense of the local culture at Rovaniemi Local History Museum and Arktikum. Venture out of the city with trips to Tatuka Reindeerfarm (in Ylitornio) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi itinerary maker site.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. In December, Rovaniemi is colder than London - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Tatuka Reindeerfarm, Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum

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Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 11th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Posio trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Posio in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then pedal to the sights with Lucky Ranch.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Pyhatunturi trip planner.

You can drive from Posio to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -8°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

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

3
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Get a sense of the local culture at Gold Prospector Museum and Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Explore Inari's surroundings by going to Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop, Saariselka Reindeer Farm, &more).

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Inari trip planner.

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Inari by car takes about 3.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Inari can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Powerun Adventures. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sarestoniemi Museum and Jemes Sport. Step out of Levi to go to Kittila and see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Kids' Land, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi driving holiday tool.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Levi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Jemes Sport, Sarestoniemi Museum, Powerun Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Powerun Adventures ©
Powerun Adventures
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum

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