7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv


1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 4th (Mon), ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip website .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Akaslompolo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in March, with highs in Akaslompolo at 0°C and lows at -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner .

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in March, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 7th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

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

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip app .

Drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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