15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luosto
— 2 nights
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Levi
— 5 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

2
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 3rd (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Museum - Gallery Alariesto and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Luosto trip maker app.

Edinburgh, UK to Luosto is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Edinburgh to Luosto due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Edinburgh in December: high temperatures in Luosto hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Sodankyla
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Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
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.
Attractions like Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and Angry Birds Activity Park make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

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Traveling by car from Luosto to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Saariselka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Levi Ski Resort and LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Levi side-trips: Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi), Muonio (Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, stroll through Yllas Ski Resort, and get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Kittila, Levi Huskypark, Jemes Sport, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Bring the kids along to SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Lordi's Square. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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