15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Inari
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Zurich

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, thengo deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then take in the awesome beauty at Luosto.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Luosto trip maker website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Luosto is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Luosto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zurich in July, things will get little chillier in Luosto: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Luosto ©
Luosto

5
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Urho Kekkonen National Park and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Take a break from Inari with a short trip to Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop in Saariselka, about 56 minutes away. Spend the 18th (Thu) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and get outside with Lake Inari.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Inari itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Saariselka, Lemmenjoki National Park
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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

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Levi Ski Resort and Icekarting Levi. Explore Levi's surroundings by going to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and gear up at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Levi online travel planner.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will enjoy Arktikum and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. The adventure continues: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, stop by Marttiini Store Old Factory, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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