7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Arktikum and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus will thrill your kids. Get outdoors at Safaris and Auttikongas. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, make a trip to Lordi's Square, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online driving holiday planner.

Nottingham, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Nottingham in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Wildlife
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 25th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari road trip planning tool.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Inari by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, plan for little chillier nights in Inari, with lows around °C. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon 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

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 26th (Wed), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Kids' Land and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Levi attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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