7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Denver
Fly:  18​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Denver

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi day trip planning app .

Denver, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, taxi, and bus. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Denver to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Denver in March, plan for colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 30°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 17°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 31°F during the day and 16°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

1
night
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 4th (Mon), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Levi route planner .

Drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Levi, expect temperatures between 31°F during the day and 16°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Tours Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours, then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Saariselka trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 29°F, and evening lows to 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

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

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