6 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

6 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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6 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Explore Saariselka's surroundings by going to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida). On the 25th (Wed), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka online itinerary planner .

London, UK to Saariselka is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. In December, Saariselka is cooler than London - with highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 27th (Fri), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Lordi's Square, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and finally snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary site .

Getting from Saariselka to Rovaniemi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Parks Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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