21 days in Lapland Itinerary

21 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Pyhatunturi trip itinerary builder site.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 36-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Christchurch to Pyhatunturi is minus 10 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Luosto
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 29:
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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. On the 30th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill and then take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon.

For traveler tips and tourist information, use the Posio online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Posio takes 2.5 hours. September in Posio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Posio

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 1:
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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. Get outdoors at Urho Kekkonen National Park and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Step off the beaten path and head to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Lake Inari. Change things up with a short trip to Gold Prospector Museum in Tankavaara (about 1h 25 min away). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, and wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Inari trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Posio to Inari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Inari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 5:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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.
Get in touch with nature at Levi Ski Resort and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Keimiotunturi Fell and G2 ICEKARTING. Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Kittila, about 50 minutes away. There's more to do: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures and experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in Levi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Keimiotunturi Fell, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Get in touch with nature at Pakasaivo and Seven Fells Up. Explore Akaslompolo's surroundings by going to Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park & Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages).

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Akaslompolo road trip app.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Muonio
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Auttikongas and Angry Birds Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Rovaniemi Local History Museum. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, see exotic creatures in open habitats at Feelapland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online journey planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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