5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 1 night

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
When in Rovaniemi, make a side trip to see Ranua Zoo in Ranua, approximately Ranua away. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi route app.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Levi trip planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

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Getting from Levi to Saariselka by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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