7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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 your second day here, take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, and finally don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi tour planner.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from London in December, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
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, don't miss a visit to Snow Village, then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and finally explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kittila holiday tool .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Kittila by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kittila can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car 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
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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, then view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then explore and take pictures at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Luosto travel route planning site .

You can drive from Kittila to Luosto in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Luosto are -8°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. You will leave for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Luosto

Museums Shopping 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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