7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): head outdoors with Scandinavian Adventures and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. Keep things going the next day: stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, then don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo driving holiday app .

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Akaslompolo. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from London in September, with highs in Akaslompolo at 13°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Kittila, Elan Ski Shop & Rental
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, then get outside with Lake Inari, and then relax in the rural setting at Tuula's Reindeer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): examine the collection at Siida, experience rural life at Inari Reindeerfarm, and then experience rural life at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Inari travel route planner.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Inari are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Wildlife Museums
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

2
nights
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 29th (Sun): take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: stop by Your Piece Of Finland, then enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark, and finally stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planner .

You can drive from Inari to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In September, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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