15 days in Lapland Itinerary

15 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  25 h
1
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Muonio
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Salla
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. On the 18th (Wed), hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then stop by Ounasjoki - River for activities, then view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kittila trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Kittila is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December: high temperatures in Kittila hover around -5°C and lows are around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Muonio.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
nights
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins and Enontekio Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Yllas Ski Resort. Step out of Muonio to go to Enontekio and see Pyhakero, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Muonio route builder app.

Drive from Kittila to Muonio in an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Enontekio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church

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.
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Gold Prospector Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka day trip site.

You can drive from Muonio to Saariselka in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

2
nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stroll through Salla Ski Resort, then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue. On your second day here, tour along fresh powder with Ski Resort Suomutunturi.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Salla online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Salla takes 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Arktikum and Christmas House Santa. Take a break from the city and head to Feelapland and Syvasenvaara Fell. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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

Drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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