19 days in Lapland Itinerary

19 days in Lapland Itinerary

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19 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Saariselka
— 4 nights
3
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Step out of the city life by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park and Pyhatunturi.

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Johannesburg, South Africa to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Johannesburg in March, with highs in Pyhatunturi at -1°C and lows at -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Get outdoors at Urho Kekkonen National Park and Juutua Nature Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). On the 20th (Fri), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Spend the 17th (Tue) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Saariselka are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Visiting Safaris and Elan Ski Shop & Rental will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). On the 21st (Sat), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Akaslompolo, Giewont Husky Adventures, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Safaris
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

7
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Safaris and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Korouoma Canyon (in Posio) and Kotielainpuisto Arkadia (in Simo). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, admire the sheer force of Auttikongas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in March, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotielainpuisto Arkadia, Korouoma Canyon
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia

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