20 days in Lapland Itinerary

20 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
2
Posio
— 2 nights
3
Inari
— 3 nights
4
Tankavaara
— 2 nights
5
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
6
Rovaniemi
— 6 nights

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi road trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Brussels in September; daily highs in Pyhatunturi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Pentik Hill and then explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Posio trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Posio takes 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Posio

Parks Nature Museums
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Take a break from the city and head to Lemmenjoki National Park and Lake Inari. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Inari Reindeer Farm. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Otsamo Fell, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari day trip app.

Traveling by car from Posio to Inari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. September in Inari sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tankavaara.

Things to do in Inari

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Tankavaara

Tankavaara ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Tankavaara itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Tankavaara takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Tankavaara can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Tankavaara

Outdoors Theme Parks Tours

Side Trip

Saariselka
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Pakasaivo and Akaslompolo Sportshop. Get outdoors at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Seven Fells Up. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Akaslompolo: Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm (in Kongas) and Kittila (Giewont Husky Adventures & Nature & Wildlife Tours).

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Traveling by car from Tankavaara to Akaslompolo takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kittila, Muonio, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

6
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Escape the urban bustle at Auttikongas and Syvasenvaara Fell. Let the collections at Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Rovaniemi Local History Museum capture your imagination. The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and take an in-depth tour of Forestry Museum of Lapland.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. You will leave for home on the 20th (Thu).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Parks Nature
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum

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