7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): make a trip to Santa Claus Office and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary planner.

Tampere to Rovaniemi is an approximately 5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in December, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Shopping
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
On the 16th (Sun), fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, thenstop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at Saariselka Bowling.

For photos and more tourist information, read Saariselka trip planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, plan for little chillier nights in Saariselka, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

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nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Explore hidden gems such as Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and G2 ICEKARTING. Step out of Levi to go to Muonio and see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, which is approximately 58 minutes away. Spend the 19th (Wed) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi online travel route planner.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Levi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

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