8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 16th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and then stroll through Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Manchester in February: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around -5°C and lows are around -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

2
nights
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 18th (Mon): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Outdoors, #Theme Parks, #Museums
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
SantaPark ©
SantaPark

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