8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Luosto
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Toronto

1
night
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 23rd (Sun): engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi road trip planning website.

Toronto, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in September, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, around 6°C, while days are colder, around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Safaris

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.
On the 26th (Wed), take a memorable tour with Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Levi holiday planning website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. September in Levi sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get great views at Otsamo Fell, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Inari attractions tool.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

2
nights
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 28th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Luosto tour builder website.

Traveling by car from Inari to Luosto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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