22 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

22 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kemi
— 1 night
Drive
3
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly
6
Inari
— 4 nights
Fly
7
Helsinki
— 5 nights
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Discover out-of-the-way places like German Soldier s Cemetery and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Eeron Polku Trail in Pello, about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, and see where the action happens at Lappi Areena.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Outdoors

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Auttikongas ©
Waterfall
Auttikongas
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1
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Kemi

Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), then admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church, then visit Sampo Icebreaker, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kemi trip website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kemi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums · Historic Sites

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Kemi Church ©
Architectural Building
Kemi Church
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2
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Pyhatunturi

Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi online travel planner.

You can drive from Kemi to Pyhatunturi in 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Wildlife Area
Kopara Reindeer Park
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Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Pakasaivo, then explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell, and then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo online tour planner.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Akaslompolo in 3 hours. In June in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Shopping

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Pakasaivo ©
Water Body
Pakasaivo
4.4
Seven Fells Up ©
Outdoor Activity
Seven Fells Up
5.0
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Akaslompolo Sportshop
4.1

3
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Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Step off the beaten path and head to Levi Ski Resort and Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm. Step out of Levi to go to Kittila and see Nature & Wildlife Tours, which is approximately 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Levi visit planner.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Levi are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Winter Sports

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, hike along Juutua Nature Trail, and get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari road trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Inari are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Porvoo Old Town. Pack the 6th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip planner.

You can fly from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in July, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 25°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping

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