8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  5​h
1
Salla
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Inari
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Helsinki

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Salla

Salla
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 1st (Sat), steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue and then brush up on your military savvy at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Salla trip planner .

Helsinki to Salla is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Helsinki in June, expect Salla to be a bit cooler, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Nightlife Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 2:

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rovaniemi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. June in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 3:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and finally stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi day trip planning site .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 5:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Inari: Saariselka (Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort & Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop) and Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara).

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari tour itinerary planning website .

Fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 8:
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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