8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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 10th (Thu): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Levi trip planning website .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Levi is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in October: high temperatures in Levi hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, then have fun at Action Park, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Saariselka Bowling.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka online attractions planner .

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Saariselka sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Trails Winter Sports Nature
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip tool .

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Theme Parks Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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