15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kongas
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 4 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
4
Posio
— 3 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights

1
night
Kongas

Kongas ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Samiland, find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, and then relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kongas trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kongas is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Zurich to Kongas, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Zurich in July; daily highs in Kongas reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kongas

Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Samiland
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Samiland ©
Samiland
Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark

4
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kids will enjoy Lemmenjoki National Park and Angry Birds Activity Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Inari: Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara) and Hippupuoti Gift Shop (in Saariselka). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Inari online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Kongas to Inari takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 16th (Thu), get out on two wheels at Luosto Adventures and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pyhatunturi online attractions planner.

You can drive from Inari to Pyhatunturi in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Luosto Adventures
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

3
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Korouoma Canyon and Pentik Hill. Get in touch with nature at Riisitunturi National Park and Syote National Park.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Posio trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Posio takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Syote National Park
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Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Syote National Park ©
Syote National Park

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Attractions like Auttikongas and Santa's House of Snowmobiles make great kid-friendly stops. Visiting Syvasenvaara Fell and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Rovaniemi: Sodankyla (Museum - Gallery Alariesto & Church of Sodankyla). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, and identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi.

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Traveling by car from Posio to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Sodankyla
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Fishing Charters & Tours
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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