6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luosto
— 1 day
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 12th (Tue), hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Luosto day trip planning tool.

Istanbul, Turkey to Luosto is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Luosto due to the time zone difference. In February, Luosto is colder than Istanbul - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

1
night
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 13th (Wed): examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and finally find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka tour planner.

Getting from Luosto to Saariselka by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. February in Saariselka sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get outside with Seven Fells Up, identify plant and animal life at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo day trip planning app.

Getting from Saariselka to Akaslompolo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas 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 15th (Fri): examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, thenadmire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 16th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture
Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa

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