22 days in Lapland Itinerary

22 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Pyhatunturi
— 3 nights
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Posio
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 4 nights
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Kilpisjarvi
— 3 nights
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Akaslompolo
— 5 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi road trip planning site.

Los Angeles, USA to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles to Pyhatunturi, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, Pyhatunturi is cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 37°F and lows of 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

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Ski Area
Salla Ski Resort
4.4

2
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Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 13th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Syote National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Posio tour site.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Posio in 2.5 hours. October in Posio sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 29°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks

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Geologic Formation
Korouoma Canyon
5.0
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National Park
Syote National Park
4.6

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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 (Lake Inari, Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park and pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka holiday maker tool.

Traveling by car from Posio to Saariselka takes 4.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Saariselka are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Fri) before leaving for Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums

Side Trip

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Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Kilpisjarvi: Kukkolankoski (in Kukkola) and Halti (in Enontekio).

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kilpisjarvi trip website.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Kilpisjarvi takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Saariselka to Kilpisjarvi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Kilpisjarvi, expect temperatures between 42°F during the day and 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Landmark
Saana
4.8
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Landmark
Halti
4.1

5
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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Get out of town with these interesting Akaslompolo side-trips: Levi (Icekarting Levi, Kids' Land, &more), Muonio (Keimiotunturi Fell & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park) and Kittila (Lapland Hotels SnowVillage & Giewont Husky Adventures).

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo route planner.

Drive from Kilpisjarvi to Akaslompolo in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kilpisjarvi to Akaslompolo. In October, Akaslompolo is little chillier than Kilpisjarvi - with highs of 37°F and lows of 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
4.1

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and see where the action happens at Lappi Areena.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors
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Must see
Arktikum
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Must see
Safaris
4.4

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