7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4​h
1
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Helsinki

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 3rd (Mon), experience rural life at Inari Reindeerfarm and then get interesting insight from Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then get outside with Lake Inari.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Inari online itinerary planner .

Helsinki to Inari is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in September; daily highs in Inari reach 13°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Shopping Historic Sites
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, head outdoors with Seven Fells Up, and then head outdoors with Scandinavian Adventures. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and finally get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Kittila trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Inari to Kittila in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September in Kittila, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Levi, Akaslompolo, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Luosto.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Luosto day trip site .

Traveling by car from Kittila to Luosto takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Safaris, Luosto
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Safaris
Luosto ©
Luosto

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): catch some excitement at Feelapland, then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and finally admire the sheer force of Auttikongas.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Luosto to Rovaniemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Nature
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Feelapland ©
Feelapland
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

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