7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
2
Inari
— 2 nights

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Ranua to see Ranua Zoo about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Milan, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Milan to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Milan in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 8th (Tue), examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Inari visit website.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in December since evenings lows in Inari dip to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

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