15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h
3
Levi
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
5
Posio
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Kemi
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 15 min
7
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Zurich

1
day
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi tour builder app.

Zurich, Switzerland to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Zurich to Pyhatunturi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zurich in June, things will get a bit cooler in Pyhatunturi: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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.
Get in touch with nature at Urho Kekkonen National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore Saariselka's surroundings by going to Inari (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center & Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. It doesn't end there: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop and join in the after-dark buzz at Saariselka Bowling.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in June, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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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

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Levi Ski Resort and Kids' Land. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, make a trip to Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi, and look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Levi trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 23rd (Sun), look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo road trip planning website.

Traveling by bus from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Muonio
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 25th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Posio trip planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Posio in 4 hours. June in Posio sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature Parks
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park

1
night
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), then admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church, then visit Sampo Icebreaker, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Kemi vacation builder tool.

Traveling by car from Posio to Kemi takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tornio Church
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Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery) ©
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Napapiirin Porofarmi. Bring the kids along to SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Pilke Science Centre. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, see Santa Claus Office, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Kemi to Rovaniemi by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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