15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Salla
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
4
Levi
— 3 nights
5
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Syvasenvaara Fell and Santa's House of Snowmobiles. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip site.

Cairns, Australia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 31-hour flight. Traveling from Cairns to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Cairns in February; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks
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Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll through Salla Ski Resort, thenget engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Salla trip builder.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Salla takes 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Salla can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Salla to Saariselka in 4 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sarestoniemi Museum and LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm and G2 ICEKARTING. Spend the 1st (Sun) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Kids' Land and get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Sarestoniemi Museum, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Step off the beaten path and head to Akaslompolo Sportshop and Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins. Get outdoors at Safaris and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. When in Akaslompolo, make a side trip to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, approximately Kittila away.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo vacation planner.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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