16 days in Lapland Itinerary

16 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Luosto
— 1 night
2
Saariselka
— 4 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
4
Posio
— 2 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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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 4th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Luosto trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Luosto is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Luosto. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in August: high temperatures in Luosto hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Urho Kekkonen National Park and Lake Inari. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Inari Reindeer Farm and The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos. Step out of Saariselka with an excursion to Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus in Inari--about 1h 5 min away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel and hike along Ruijanpolku Trail.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Saariselka road trip planning site.

You can drive from Luosto to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Saariselka sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Pakasaivo and Akaslompolo Sportshop. Step out of the city life by going to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore Akaslompolo's surroundings by going to Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm (in Kongas) and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm (in Sirkka).

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo travel route planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Akaslompolo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Muonio, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 13th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill and then explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Posio online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Posio takes 4 hours. In August in Posio, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks · Shopping
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Visiting Auttikongas and Syvasenvaara Fell will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hiidenkirnut and Eeron Polku Trail. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, and make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Drive from Posio to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Eeron Polku Trail
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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