4 days in Lapland Itinerary

4 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Inari
— 1 night
2
Luosto
— Few hours
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Inari online trip builder.

Helsinki to Inari is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Helsinki in December, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Inari: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 7th (Fri), go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Luosto road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally make a trip to Marttiini Store Old Factory. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi attractions tool.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Rovaniemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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