5 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

5 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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5 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Start: Saariselka
1
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Saariselka

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then perfect your strike at Saariselka Bowling. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Saariselka online travel route planner .

In August in Saariselka, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Lordi's Square, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Wildlife
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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