6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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6 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Riga
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Riga

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Luosto trip planner .

Riga, Latvia to Luosto is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Riga in December, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Luosto: temperatures range from -8°C by day to -17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, get your game on at Kid's Land, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and finally don't miss a visit to Snow Village.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kittila trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Luosto to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, then find something for the whole family at SantaPark, and then make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun at Santa Claus Office, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi route planner .

You can drive from Kittila to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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