7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
3
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
4
Saariselka
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online journey planner.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In March, Rovaniemi is slightly colder than Helsinki - with highs of -1°C and lows of -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
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Safaris
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi attractions planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in March since evenings lows in Pyhatunturi dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Akaslompolo in 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Saariselka.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, then hike along Ruijanpolku Trail, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Saariselka are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 16 — 17:
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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