16 days in Lapland Itinerary

16 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Fly to Kittilä Airport, Drive to Levi
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Levi
— 4 nights
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Saariselka
— 4 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
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Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Bring the kids along to Levi Ski Resort and LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi), Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). There's still lots to do: stroll through Kids' Land, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Levi journey builder tool.

Milan, Italy to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Milan to Levi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Levi is much colder than Milan - with highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 26:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Must see
Levi Ski Resort
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Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and Saariselka Bowling. Change things up with these side-trips from Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Saariselka trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 30:
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Claus Village and Arktikum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Korouoma Canyon (in Posio), Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda (in Tornio). There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi route builder app.

Drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 6:
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Safaris
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