16 days in Lapland Itinerary

16 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly:  22 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h
4
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Luosto
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Kalamazoo

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

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Kalamazoo, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kalamazoo to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Kalamazoo in November: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 28°F, while lows dip to 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Explore Akaslompolo's surroundings by going to Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins).

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo travel app.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect little chillier with lows of 15°F in Akaslompolo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can catch the bus to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, about 46 minutes away. Spend the 23rd (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, take an in-depth tour of Samiland, view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Levi online sightseeing planner.

Take a bus from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In November in Levi, expect temperatures between 26°F during the day and 15°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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.
When in Saariselka, make a side trip to see Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center in Inari, approximately Inari away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and hike along Ruijanpolku Trail.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Saariselka tour planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach 27°F, while at night they dip to 16°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 29th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Luosto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Luosto sees daily highs of 26°F and lows of 17°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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