7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h
End: Toronto

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, then make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planning site .

Toronto, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in February, things will get little chillier in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kittila road trip site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Kittila, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kittila

Adventure Parks Trails

Side Trip

Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip builder tool .

You can drive from Kittila to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Hippupuoti Gift Shop ©
Hippupuoti Gift Shop

1
night
Salla

Salla
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Salla trip planner .

Drive from Saariselka to Salla in 3.5 hours. In February in Salla, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salla

Museums Nightlife
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