6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Akaslompolo
— 1 day
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo route planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Akaslompolo is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. In January, Akaslompolo is much colder than Melbourne - with highs of -11°C and lows of -22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

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

3
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 3rd (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel and then fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and then get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Akaslompolo in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
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Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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