7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
3
Salla
— Few hours
4
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights

1
night
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 19th (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemen ortodoksinen kirkko, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and then get curious at Pilke Science Centre.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip app.

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Newark, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 21st (Thu), look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

few
hours
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Salla trip maker app.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Salla in 4 hours. In June, daytime highs in Salla are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Salla

Museums Historic Sites
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Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi trip tool.

You can drive from Salla to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 24th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Church of Sodankyla
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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