7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bournemouth
Fly + Drive:  16 h 45 min
1
Levi
— 1 night
Fly + Shuttle:  2 h 30 min
2
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  9 h
End: Bournemouth

1
night
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 24th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally stroll through Kids' Land.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Levi attractions planning site.

Bournemouth, UK to Levi is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bournemouth to Levi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bournemouth in December, things will get much colder in Levi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

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

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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. On the 26th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Inari trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Inari sees daily highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Luosto trip maker website.

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Luosto, expect temperatures between -8°C during the day and -17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
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 28th (Mon): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

Plan my day in Rovaniemi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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