7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

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: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and enjoy some diversion at Angry Birds Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi holiday planner.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in October; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 3°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi route planning app.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka tour planning app.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Saariselka sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 7 — 10:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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