6 days in Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Lapland Itinerary

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6 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  24​h
End: Chicago

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day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 11th (Tue), see Santa Claus Office, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and then catch some excitement at Feelapland.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi tour itinerary planner .

Chicago, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Chicago to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in June, you will find days in Rovaniemi are cooler (60°F), and nights are a bit cooler (46°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Feelapland ©
Feelapland
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi road trip planning site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pyhatunturi can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

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Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 13th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Juutua Nature Trail, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Inari road trip tool .

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Inari takes 3.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo vacation planner.

You can drive from Inari to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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