17 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

17 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Luosto
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 3 nights
5
Helsinki
— 5 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

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: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi is minus 6 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in October, with highs in Rovaniemi at 3°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

1
night
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 5th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Luosto trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Saariselka.

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

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Lake Inari & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. It doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Saariselka trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo), Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Muonio (Muonion Kotiseutumuseo & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park). Spend the 11th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, read our Levi day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Muonio, Seven Fells Up, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

5
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Pack the 13th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, make a trip to Senate Square, and get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in October; daily highs in Helsinki reach 10°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral