5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

1
day
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take a memorable tour with Tours and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo online vacation builder.

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Akaslompolo. Traveling from London in November, things will get cooler in Akaslompolo: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
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.
On the 1st (Sat), hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, thenlook for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at Saariselka Bowling.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Saariselka day trip tool.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Saariselka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Saariselka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online day trip planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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