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
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Oulu

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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 19th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, then snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary planning website .

Oulu to Rovaniemi is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Oulu in November; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -2°C and lows reach -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Shopping
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Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge ©
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in November since evenings lows in Levi dip to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 22nd (Thu), stroll through Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, and then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Saariselka are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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