22 days in Lapland Itinerary

22 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 5 nights
2
Saariselka
— 4 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 8 nights

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). Spend the 13th (Wed) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on Tundra Huskies Husky Safaris, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, and fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi trip builder site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Levi is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Frankfurt to Levi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Levi is much colder than Frankfurt - with highs of 15°F and lows of -1°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Kongas, Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, Inari Reindeer Farm, &more). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, get a taste of life in the country at Saariselka Reindeer Farm, fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Saariselka travel route planning website.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. January in Saariselka sees daily highs of 15°F and lows of 1°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

3
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Take a break from Pyhatunturi with a short trip to Paikanselan Taistelualue in Salla, about 1h 25 min away. Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi online holiday planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Pyhatunturi are 12°F, while nighttime lows are -2°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Luosto, Paikanselan Taistelualue
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland
Lapland Safaris ©
Lapland Safaris

8
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: Ski Resort Ritavalkea (in Pello) and Korouoma Canyon (in Posio). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and see Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Pyhatunturi in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Ski Resort Ritavalkea, Korouoma Canyon
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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