6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get in touch with nature at Ranua Zoo and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and see Santa Claus Office.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

Moscow, Russia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Moscow to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Moscow in December, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between -6°C and -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka travel planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Saariselka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, Saariselka is a bit cooler at night with lows of -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Shopping
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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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.
On the 29th (Tue), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then get your game on at Kids' Land.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner.

Fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Levi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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