7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Luosto
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 1 night
4
Levi
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 25th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Lordi's Square, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip app.

Birmingham, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Birmingham to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Rovaniemi is much colder than Birmingham - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©

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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Luosto tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Luosto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect slightly colder with lows of -17°C in Luosto. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Inari.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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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 28th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get great views at Otsamo Fell.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Inari road trip website.

Drive from Luosto to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Inari can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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 29th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi trip builder app.

Fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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