8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Ranua to see Ranua Zoo about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

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

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi is minus 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, about 46 minutes away. Spend the 24th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Kids' Land, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Levi online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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