18 days in Lapland Itinerary

18 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
2
Inari
— 4 nights
3
Kilpisjarvi
— 2 nights
4
Muonio
— 2 nights
5
Posio
— 2 nights
6
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Isokuru, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then get out on two wheels at Luosto Adventures. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

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Berlin, Germany to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Pyhatunturi. In August, daytime highs in Pyhatunturi are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Get out of town with these interesting Inari side-trips: Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara) and Saariselka (Urho Kekkonen National Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and get outside with Lake Inari.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read our Inari trip planner.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Inari in 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Saana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Tsahkal Falls and then don't miss a visit to The Three Nations' Border Point.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kilpisjarvi route maker app.

You can drive from Inari to Kilpisjarvi in 6 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Inari to Kilpisjarvi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Saana ©
Saana

2
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. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pakasaivo, then take in the awesome beauty at Sarkitunturi, and finally explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Muonio trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kilpisjarvi to Muonio takes 3 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Kilpisjarvi to Muonio is 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Sarkitunturi ©
Sarkitunturi
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo

2
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Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): shop like a local with Pentik Hill and then take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Posio trip planner.

Traveling by car from Muonio to Posio takes 4.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Posio are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

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

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Ranua to see Ranua Zoo about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, and admire the sheer force of Auttikongas.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rovaniemi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Posio to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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