22 days in Lapland Itinerary

22 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kongas
— 4 nights
2
Inari
— 4 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 4 nights
4
Posio
— 3 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 6 nights

4
nights
Kongas

Kongas ©
Escape the urban bustle at Pakasaivo and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages and Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm. Explore Kongas' surroundings by going to Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins (in Muonio), Jyppyra lookout (in Enontekio) and Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi).

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kongas tour itinerary planning site.

Manchester, UK to Kongas is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Kongas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in June, things will get little chillier in Kongas: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kongas

Museums Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Muonio, Levi, Jyppyra lookout, Giewont Husky Adventures, Jemes Sport
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Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Jemes Sport ©
Jemes Sport

4
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lemmenjoki National Park and Tuula's Reindeer. Change things up with these side-trips from Inari: Hippupuoti Gift Shop (in Saariselka) and Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church.

To find out how to plan a trip to Inari, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kongas to Inari takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lemmenjoki National Park, Hippupuoti Gift Shop, Gold Prospector Museum
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Tuula's Reindeer ©
Tuula's Reindeer

4
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Take a break from the city and head to Pyha-Luosto National Park and Isokuru. Step off the beaten path and head to Luosto Adventures and Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction. Change things up with these side-trips from Pyhatunturi: Paikanselan Taistelualue (in Salla), Sodankyla (Museum - Gallery Alariesto & Church of Sodankyla) and Joutsijarven Bunkkerit (in Kemijarvi).

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi trip website.

You can drive from Inari to Pyhatunturi in 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Luosto, Sodankyla, Salla, Pyhatunturi, Joutsijarven Bunkkerit
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

3
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Riisitunturi National Park and Syote National Park. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon and take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill.

To find reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Posio trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Posio in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Syote National Park
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Syote National Park ©
Syote National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon

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 Syvasenvaara Fell and Napapiirin Porofarmi. Explore hidden gems such as Auttikongas and German Soldier s Cemetery. Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Kemi (Perameren Kansallispuisto & Kemi Church), The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley (in Tornio) and Kotielainpuisto Arkadia (in Simo). There's lots more to do: have fun at Angry Birds Park, take an in-depth tour of Forestry Museum of Lapland, explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut, and see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi journey planner.

Getting from Posio to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. June in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Kemi, The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Fishing Charters & Tours
Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy

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