7 days in Lakeland & Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riga
Fly:  5 h
1
Tampere
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Riga

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Tampere is known for museums, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, and get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tampere road trip tool.

Riga, Latvia to Tampere is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Riga in May: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 17°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

1
night
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 14th (Thu), view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Levi holiday site.

You can fly from Tampere to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in May, things will get slightly colder in Levi: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and get curious at Pilke Science Centre.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in May, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

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