5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Salla
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5 h
End: Helsinki

2
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Sarestoniemi Museum and Giewont Husky Adventures. Escape the urban bustle at Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila (about 46 minutes away). There's more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi trip planner.

Helsinki to Levi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect Levi to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Sarestoniemi Museum
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online trip builder.

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll through Salla Ski Resort, thenget engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Salla online journey builder.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Salla takes 2 hours. In December in Salla, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

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