18 days in Lapland Itinerary

18 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 6 nights
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Levi
— 6 nights

6
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland), Korouoma Canyon (in Posio) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi, and get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online trip maker.

Sydney, Australia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Sydney in March, expect Rovaniemi to be colder, temps between -1°C and -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyhatunturi, Korouoma Canyon, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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.
Go for a jaunt from Saariselka to Inari to see Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Saariselka visit planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Saariselka are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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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: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila), Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). Next up on the itinerary: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Seven Fells Up, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Levi Huskypark, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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