7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Istanbul

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the next day, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Istanbul in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -2°C and lows are around -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Kittila

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. On the 14th (Wed), explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Seven Fells Up, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kittila travel route planning app.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect little chillier with lows of -11°C in Kittila. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Levi, Seven Fells Up
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Inari travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In November in Inari, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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