15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inari
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
4
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
5
Salla
— 1 night
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Keep things going the next day: trek along Juutua Nature Trail, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then head outdoors with Lake Inari.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Inari trip planner.

Edmonton, Canada to Inari is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Edmonton in October, things will get a bit cooler in Inari: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

2
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.
On the 18th (Thu), experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, visit Inghams Mini Husky Experience, and then find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Levi travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Levi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kongas, Kittila
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Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): head outdoors with Seven Fells Up. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo road trip planning app.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Pyhatunturi takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pyhatunturi, Kopara Reindeer Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, thensteep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Salla trip planner.

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Salla can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Escape the urban bustle at Feelapland and Syvasenvaara Fell. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Auttikongas and Hiidenkirnut. Next up on the itinerary: try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi, hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In October in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi

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