7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Inari
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get some cultural insight at Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church. The adventure continues: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, see Santa Claus Office, and snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker website .

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect Rovaniemi to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

2
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally have fun at Kid's Land.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kittila trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Kittila, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Winter Sports Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Levi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, examine the collection at Siida, and then take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Inari visit site .

Drive from Kittila to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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