7 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

7 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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7 days in Saariselka & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Start: Seoul
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  23​h
End: Seoul

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, then hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then have fun at Action Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary maker site .

Seoul, South Korea to Saariselka is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Korea Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Seoul in January: highs in Saariselka hover around -11°C, while lows dip to -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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 12th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then make a trip to Lordi's Square, and finally take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: see Santa Claus Office, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

Make your Rovaniemi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Saariselka to Rovaniemi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. February in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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