28 days in Lapland Itinerary

28 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pyhatunturi
— 4 nights
2
Inari
— 5 nights
3
Levi
— 5 nights
4
Posio
— 4 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 9 nights

4
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Step out of the city life by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park and Pyhatunturi. Step off the beaten path and head to Luosto Adventures and Isokuru. Venture out of the city with trips to Joutsijarven Bunkkerit (in Kemijarvi), Sodankyla (Museum - Gallery Alariesto & Church of Sodankyla) and Salla (Paikanselan Taistelualue & Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction).

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi tour planner.

Lyon, France to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Lyon in July, with highs in Pyhatunturi at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Get in touch with nature at Juutua Nature Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Inari: Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara) and Saariselka (Urho Kekkonen National Park, Saariselka Reindeer Farm, &more). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Lake Inari, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Inari in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Inari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages and Sarkitunturi. Take a break from the city and head to Levi Ski Resort and Pakasaivo. Explore Levi's surroundings by going to Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi), Jyppyra lookout (in Enontekio) and Muonio (Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Levi road trip tool.

Fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Levi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Muonio, Jemes Sport, Jyppyra lookout, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Sarestoniemi Museum
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Jemes Sport ©
Jemes Sport

4
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Korouoma Canyon and Pentik Hill. Take a break from the city and head to Riisitunturi National Park and Syote Ski & Nature Resort. When in Posio, make a side trip to see Ski Resort Suomutunturi in Suomu, approximately Suomu away.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Posio holiday maker tool.

Drive from Levi to Posio in 4 hours. In July in Posio, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Posio

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Syote Ski & Nature Resort, Ski Resort Suomutunturi
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Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Ski Resort Suomutunturi

9
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Syvasenvaara Fell and Hiidenkirnut. Take a break from the city and head to Auttikongas and Napapiirin Porofarmi. Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Ranua Zoo (in Ranua) and Tornio (Tornio Golf, The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, &more). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy, enjoy some diversion at Angry Birds Park, get engrossed in the history at Forestry Museum of Lapland, and explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online day trip planner.

You can drive from Posio to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Tornio, Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

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