5 days in Lapland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: London

1
day
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

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London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around -5°C and lows are around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Winter Sports, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): learn about all things military at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Salla trip itinerary site .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Salla by car takes about 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Salla are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

#Winter Sports, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, then see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and then stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, see Santa Claus Office, then examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and finally explore the world behind art at Korundi House of Culture.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Parks, #Museums, #Winter Sports
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Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Snowman World Igloo Hotel
Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture

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