16 days in Lapland Itinerary

16 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pyhatunturi trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Singapore to Pyhatunturi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Pyhatunturi is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Get outdoors at Riisitunturi National Park and Syote National Park. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon and get a taste of the local shopping with Pentik Hill.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Posio visit planning tool.

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Posio by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Posio are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Syote National Park
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Syote National Park ©
Syote National Park

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 9th (Thu), head outdoors with Lake Inari, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Juutua Nature Trail. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, then experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Inari planning app.

Drive from Posio to Inari in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 10:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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 11th (Sat), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Samiland, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Levi day trip planning site.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, then examine the collection at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo day trip app.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get some cultural insight at Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi day trip app.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 17:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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