7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: London

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi planner.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in December, things will get colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts Einari Junttila, thendon't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, thendon't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and finally bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark, thentake in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then get your game on at Kids' Land.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kittila online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Kittila by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. December in Kittila sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Levi, Levi Huskypark
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Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 7th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, thentake in the exciting artwork at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Luosto vacation planner.

Getting from Kittila to Luosto by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach -8°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. On the 8th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Luosto

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sodankyla
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Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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