8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Manchester

1
night
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 17th (Fri), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kittila trip itinerary planning website.

Manchester, UK to Kittila is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Kittila due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Manchester in August; daily highs in Kittila reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 19th (Sun), head outdoors with Lake Inari and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Inari online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kittila to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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 21st (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Luosto travel route builder.

Drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
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 22nd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the next day, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then make a trip to Lordi's Square, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Rovaniemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus

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