7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  23 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h
3
Levi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25 h
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from San Juan to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from San Juan in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -2°C and lows are around -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, then trek along Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Saariselka trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport 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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): hit the slopes at Kids' Land and then have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip tool.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Levi are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Fun & Games Winter Sports Outdoors
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G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

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