6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  11 h
1
Luosto
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  6 h 15 min
End: London

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then do some two-wheel cruising with Luosto Adventures.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Luosto trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Luosto is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from London in August: high temperatures in Luosto hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife Parks Trails
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Get outdoors at Urho Kekkonen National Park and Lake Inari. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka online trip builder.

You can drive from Luosto to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Saariselka are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen 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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
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German Soldier s Cemetery
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