17 days in Finland Itinerary

17 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
4
Saariselka
— 2 nights
5
Muonio
— 3 nights
6
Luosto
— 3 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Feelapland and Syvasenvaara Fell. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker.

In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Theme Parks Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Marttiini Store Old Factory ©
Marttiini Store Old Factory

3
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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, thenstop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, thendon't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi travel route app.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Konijanka Petting Zoo and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for Saariselka on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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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.
On the 5th (Sat), stop by Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Muonio.

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
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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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. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): make a trip to Jyppyra lookout and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Enontekio Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Halti.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Muonio online trip builder.

Drive from Saariselka to Muonio in 4 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Luosto on the 10th (Thu).

Things to do in Muonio

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Enontekio
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Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church
Jyppyra lookout ©
Jyppyra lookout
Halti ©
Halti

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Luosto trip planner.

Drive from Muonio to Luosto in 3 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 13th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Church of Sodankyla
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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