32 days in Lapland Itinerary

32 days in Lapland Itinerary

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32 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  30​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 12 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 11 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Inari
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  33​h
End: Sydney

12
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Santa Claus Express, Santa Claus Reindeer and SnowCastle. Get in touch with nature at Kopara Reindeer Park and Syvasenvaara Fell. Get some historical perspective at Rovaniemi Church and Tornio Church. Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto), Korouoma Canyon (in Posio) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, admire the striking features of Kemi Church, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery.

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning site .

Sydney, Australia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Eastern European Time is minus 8 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Kemi, Pello, Luosto, Tornio, Korouoma Canyon
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Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon

11
nights
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Church of Sodankyla and Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins. Your inner history buff will appreciate Enontekio Church and Taatsin seita. Get out of town with these interesting Levi side-trips: Akaslompolo (Safaris, Seven Fells Up, & more), Museum - Gallery Alariesto (in Sodankyla) and The Sarestoniemi Museum (in Kittila). On the 25th (Sat), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Pakasaivo, glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, admire the masterpieces at Einari Junttila Art Museum, and relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Levi online road trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Levi are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Akaslompolo, Kittila, Muonio, Enontekio, Kongas
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Safaris
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Scandinavian Adventures ©
Scandinavian Adventures

5
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 discover tucked-away gems like Gold Prospector Museum and Lake Inari. Take a break from the city and head to Urho Kekkonen National Park and Inari Reindeerfarm. Spend the 29th (Wed) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Inari travel route builder .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Inari are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Urho Kekkonen National Park, Gold Prospector Museum, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

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