5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: London

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night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo trip itinerary planning website .

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. In December, Akaslompolo is cooler than London - with highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Levi, Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then examine the collection at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

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Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Salla takes 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and finally try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

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You can drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games Nightlife Casinos
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Safaris
Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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