7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Dusseldorf
Fly:  8​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
4
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Dusseldorf

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 24th (Sun), stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi road trip site .

Dusseldorf, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dusseldorf to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. When traveling from Dusseldorf in February, plan for colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around -6°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks
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Safaris
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge ©
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Salla trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. In February in Salla, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

#Winter Sports, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Saariselka route planner.

You can drive from Salla to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Hippupuoti Gift Shop ©
Hippupuoti Gift Shop

3
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.
Get outdoors at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Levi Ski Resort. Explore hidden gems such as Yllas Ski Resort and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Levi travel planning tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. February in Levi sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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