15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Portland
Fly + Drive:  18 h 30 min
1
Kemi
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Inari
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Akaslompolo
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h 45 min
End: Portland

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Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire the striking features of Kemi Church and then visit Sampo Icebreaker.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Kemi trip itinerary planning site.

Portland, USA to Kemi is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Portland to Kemi due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Portland in April, with highs in Kemi at 39°F and lows at 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Historic Sites
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Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Feelapland and Rovaniemi City Library. There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker site.

You can drive from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Step off the beaten path and head to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos. When in Inari, make a side trip to see Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort in Saariselka, approximately Saariselka away. It doesn't end there: get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus and head outdoors with Lake Inari.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari attractions app.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Inari takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. April in Inari sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 22°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): shop like a local with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenstop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and finally fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Levi online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Levi sees daily highs of 38°F and lows of 25°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Giewont Husky Adventures
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Akaslompolo Sportshop and Konijanka Petting Zoo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Akaslompolo: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila).

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planner.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°F in April, and nighttime lows around 25°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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