7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lapland travel planner

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Fly to Kittilä Airport, Drive to Levi
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Levi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi

— 2 nights
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Go for a jaunt from Levi to Kittila to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage about 46 minutes away. Spend the 18th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's more to do: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Levi travel itinerary planner.

Phoenix, USA to Levi is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Phoenix to Levi due to the time zone difference. In January, Levi is cooler than Phoenix - with highs of 15°F and lows of -1°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Tours · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 17 — 19:

Rovaniemi

— 3 nights

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then see Santa Claus Office. 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 and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Levi in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 22:

Lapland travel guide

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Landmarks · Nightlife · Safaris
The wild expanses of Lapland promise spectacular scenery, adventure, and rich cultural experiences. As the country's northernmost region, it sits well above the Arctic Circle. Despite also being the largest region, in Lapland just 3.4 percent of the Finnish population calls this great stretch of land home, leaving plenty of room for pristine lakes, dense forest, and seven unspoiled national parks. An abundance of well-marked trails await hikers of all levels, while more remote and rugged adventures beckon experienced explorers. Music is of particular importance in these parts, so try to catch a concert or dance performance during your stay.