7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  16 h 30 min
1
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 2nd (Sun), head outdoors with Lake Inari, relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip itinerary builder app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Inari is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in September, with highs in Inari at 13°C and lows at 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

1
night
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 3rd (Mon), see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum and then fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Saariselka online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Saariselka takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Saariselka are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Arctic Lifestyle.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi road trip planning app.

Drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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