25 days in Lapland & Lappeenranta Itinerary

25 days in Lapland & Lappeenranta Itinerary

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Fly to Kittilä Airport, Drive to Levi
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Levi
— 2 nights
Fly
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Inari
— 4 nights
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Lappeenranta
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Lappeenranta
— 8 nights
Drive
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Posio
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Fly to Venice, Train to Verona

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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 out of Levi to go to Muonio and see Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. Spend the 5th (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Levi online travel route planner.

Verona, Italy to Levi is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Verona in July, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Levi: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
Levi Ski Resort ©
Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
G2 ICEKARTING ©
Entertainment Center
G2 ICEKARTING
5.0

4
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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 find plenty of places to visit near Inari: Saariselka (Urho Kekkonen National Park & Hippupuoti Gift Shop). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, get great views at Otsamo Fell, surround yourself with nature on Angeli Reindeer Farm, and wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Inari tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Inari are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 6 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
Lake Inari ©
Outdoor Activity
Lake Inari
4.5

8
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Lappeenranta

Town of Lindens

On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Get out of town with these interesting Lappeenranta side-trips: Siikalahti Wetland (in Parikkala), Kerimaki Church (in Kerimaki) and Savonlinna (Pikkukirkko & Olavinlinna Castle). Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Repovesi National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Saimaa Canal, identify plant and animal life at Riverside Park, step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, and make a trip to Sandcastle Lappeenranta.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lappeenranta trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Inari to Lappeenranta takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Inari in July: high temperatures in Lappeenranta hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Repovesi National Park ©
National Park
Repovesi National Park
4.8
Saimaa Canal ©
Water Body
Saimaa Canal
4.6

2
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Posio

Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 19th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill and then explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Riisitunturi National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Posio road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lappeenranta to Posio takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 20:
Highlights from your trip
Korouoma Canyon ©
Geologic Formation
Korouoma Canyon
5.0
Pentik Hill ©
Art Gallery
Pentik Hill
4.0

7
nights
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, see Santa Claus Office, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

Getting from Posio to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
Arktikum ©
Must see
Arktikum
4.1
Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

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