15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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15 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Drive:  16 h 15 min
1
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Kuwait City

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Kids' Land and Levi Huskypark. Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Muonio (Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park) and Snow Village (in Kittila). Next up on the itinerary: glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Levi trip tool .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Levi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Levi. Traveling from Kuwait City in December, expect Levi to be cooler, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Kittila, Muonio, Levi Huskypark
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, & more).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip planner .

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

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

7
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Rovaniemi: Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Parks Nature

Side Trips

Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda, Amethyst Mine Lapland, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Safaris
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

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