5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Oulu
train:  2​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Oulu

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day
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 19th (Fri): fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi holiday maker .

Oulu to Rovaniemi is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. When traveling from Oulu in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports
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Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Luosto road trip website .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Luosto sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Luosto

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pyhatunturi
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
On the 21st (Sun), examine the collection at Siida, then experience rural life at Inari Reindeerfarm, and then experience rural life at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): trek along Juutua Nature Trail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then head outdoors with Lake Inari.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Inari online itinerary planner .

Drive from Luosto to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Museums, #Tours
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Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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night
Kittila

Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, then don't miss a visit to Ounasjoki - River for activities, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila trip maker app .

Getting from Inari to Kittila by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Kittila

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Levi
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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