5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Oulu
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Oulu

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planner .

Oulu to Akaslompolo is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Oulu in November, expect Akaslompolo to be little chillier, temps between -3°C and -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 21st (Wed), make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then get your game on at Kid's Land, and finally don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. November in Levi sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and finally stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Winter Sports, #Parks, #Outdoors

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
Hippupuoti Gift Shop ©
Hippupuoti Gift Shop

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