3 days in Lapland Itinerary

3 days in Lapland Itinerary

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3 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Bournemouth
Fly:  17​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + train:  9​h
End: Bournemouth

1
day
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo driving holiday planning website .

Bournemouth, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bournemouth to Akaslompolo is 2 hours. Traveling from Bournemouth in December, things will get much colder in Akaslompolo: highs are around -5°C and lows about -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, then see Santa Claus Office, and then enjoy some diversion at Feelapland.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi day trip app .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge ©
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge

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