5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Saariselka
— 1 day
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

1
day
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka travel route builder tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Saariselka is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Brussels in December, expect Saariselka to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 12th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, get your game on at Kids' Land, and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo online vacation builder.

Drive from Saariselka to Akaslompolo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In December in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Levi, Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Sat), browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library and then catch all the local highlights with Feelapland.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rovaniemi vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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