15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
1
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sodankyla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Saariselka
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Chennai

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.
Visiting Levi Ski Resort and Safaris will get you outdoors. Step out of Levi with an excursion to Seven Fells Up in Akaslompolo--about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, and identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Levi road trip app.

Chennai, India to Levi is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. In March, Levi is much colder than Chennai - with highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Akaslompolo
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

1
night
Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, and then take in the awesome beauty at Luosto.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sodankyla trip planner.

Getting from Levi to Sodankyla by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Levi in March, Sodankyla is a bit cooler at night with lows of -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Parks Nature Shopping
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Luosto ©
Luosto
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Change things up with a short trip to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church in Inari (about 1h 5 min away). There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Sodankyla to Saariselka in 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in Saariselka are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 24th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Salla trip planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Salla by car takes about 4 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Museums Historic Sites
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Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

4
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Do your shopping at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and Arctic Circle Mall. Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

For where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Museums Parks
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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