7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Brussels

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 9th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Keep things going the next day: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi planning app .

Brussels, Belgium to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Brussels to Pyhatunturi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in September, things will get slightly colder in Pyhatunturi: highs are around 14°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Luosto
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Safaris

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll through Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): head outdoors with Scandinavian Adventures and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Akaslompolo road trip planning tool .

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. In September in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 13th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at LAURI, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then wander the wide-open spaces of Poro Farmi, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi route builder site .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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