40 days in Lapland Itinerary

40 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Kemi
— 4 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 4 nights
4
Levi
— 5 nights
5
Kilpisjarvi
— 4 nights
6
Saariselka
— 4 nights
7
Pyhatunturi
— 4 nights
8
Salla
— 4 nights
9
Posio
— 4 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and see where the action happens at Lappi Areena.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online road trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Rovaniemi. In October, Rovaniemi is cooler than Mumbai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Outdoors Theme Parks
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Safaris
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

4
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Visiting Tatuka Reindeerfarm and Tornio Golf will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Sampo Icebreaker, admire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church, and try out the rides at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kemi trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kemi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Kemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Tornio, Tatuka Reindeerfarm
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
Tornio Golf ©
Tornio Golf
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

4
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Escape the urban bustle at Yllas Ski Resort and Seven Fells Up. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Akaslompolo: Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, &more).

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Kemi to Akaslompolo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kemi in November, with highs in Akaslompolo at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Levi Ski Resort and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Sarestoniemi Museum (in Kaukonen) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). There's much more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark, take an in-depth tour of Samiland, and relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi road trip tool.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In November in Levi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kongas, Kittila, Sarestoniemi Museum
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 11:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Samiland ©
Samiland

4
nights
Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Escape the urban bustle at Tsahkal Falls and Kukkolankoski. When in Kilpisjarvi, make a side trip to see Jarama WWII Fortification Camp in Karesuvanto, approximately Karesuvanto away.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kilpisjarvi vacation planning site.

Drive from Levi to Kilpisjarvi in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Levi in November, expect Kilpisjarvi to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. You will leave for Saariselka on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Nature Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Jarama WWII Fortification Camp, Kukkolankoski
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 15:
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Saana ©
Saana

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Take a break from the city and head to Urho Kekkonen National Park and Lake Inari. Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). Spend the 19th (Mon) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, stop by Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, have some family-friendly fun at Saariselka Bowling, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Saariselka travel planner.

Getting from Kilpisjarvi to Saariselka by car takes about 6.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kilpisjarvi to Saariselka due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kilpisjarvi in November, things will get a bit cooler in Saariselka: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum, Lemmenjoki National Park
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 20:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

4
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Get in touch with nature at Pyha-Luosto National Park and Pyhatunturi. Venture out of the city with trips to Joutsijarven Bunkkerit (in Kemijarvi) and Sodankyla (Church of Sodankyla & Museum - Gallery Alariesto).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi trip planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. In November in Pyhatunturi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Luosto, Joutsijarven Bunkkerit, Pyhatunturi
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 24:
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi

4
nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Get outdoors at Salla Ski Resort and Ski Resort Suomutunturi. It doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction and contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Salla journey website.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Salla takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 28th (Wed), you're off to Posio.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 28:
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Ski Resort Suomutunturi
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction

4
nights
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Take a break from the city and head to Riisitunturi National Park and Syote Ski & Nature Resort. The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Posio trip maker website.

Getting from Salla to Posio by car takes about 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Posio

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Syote Ski & Nature Resort
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 2:
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

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