5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Luosto
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: London

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, and finally make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi attractions planning website .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from London to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Rovaniemi is cooler than London - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Museums
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, then don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then deepen your understanding at Kid's Land, and finally admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Levi
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Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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hours
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Luosto journey planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Luosto in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Luosto are -8°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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