4 days in Lapland Itinerary

4 days in Lapland Itinerary

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4 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Fly:  11​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Yllasjarvi
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Madrid

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 2nd (Thu), see Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip builder app .

Madrid, Spain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Madrid in January, expect Rovaniemi to be colder, temps between -10°C and -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Yllasjarvi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Yllasjarvi

Yllasjarvi ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Yllasjarvi trip planner .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Yllasjarvi takes 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Yllasjarvi when traveling from Rovaniemi in January, with lows around -22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yllasjarvi

Outdoors Trails Tours

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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