5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Manchester

1
night
Kittila

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 24th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Kids' Land.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kittila day trip tool.

Manchester, UK to Kittila is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Kittila due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in December, expect Kittila to be much colder, temps between -5°C and -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

2
nights
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, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then don't miss a visit to Marttiini Store Old Factory. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Lordi's Square, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, see Santa Claus Office, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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