5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lapland trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Santa Claus Village and Safaris will thrill your kids. Explore hidden gems such as Lumberjack's Candle Bridge and Your Piece Of Finland. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and see Santa Claus Office.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi visit planning app .

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in January: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -10°C and lows are around -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

Start your trip to Akaslompolo by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, plan for slightly colder nights in Akaslompolo, with lows around -22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 1:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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 2nd (Sat), don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Levi travel route builder site .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

Similar Plans

6 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM CHINA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM DENMARK January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Helsinki & Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM LATVIA February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans