5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  18​h
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h
End: Newark

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi trip planner .

Newark, USA to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Pyhatunturi due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Newark in May; daily highs in Pyhatunturi reach 51°F and lows reach 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Safaris

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night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Akaslompolo tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in May, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 51°F in May, and nighttime lows around 37°F. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris

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