5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Explore hidden gems such as Gold Prospector Museum and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Tuula's Reindeer).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary planner.

Helsinki to Saariselka is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in June, expect Saariselka to be slightly colder, temps between 16°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): head outdoors with Seven Fells Up and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Akaslompolo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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