7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. On the next day, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary app.

Bengaluru, India to Saariselka is an approximately 23- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Saariselka is minus 3.5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in December, with highs in Saariselka at -7°C and lows at -17°C. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Inari
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 22nd (Sun), see exotic creatures in open habitats at Feelapland. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online trip builder.

Drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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