8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  27​h
1
Inari
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Tankavaara
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Kemi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
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 3rd (Sun): go for a walk through Otsamo Fell, then see the interesting displays at Siida, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Inari planning tool .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Inari is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Inari is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, things will get colder in Inari: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Tankavaara.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

1
night
Tankavaara

Tankavaara ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Tankavaara trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Inari to Tankavaara in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Tankavaara can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tankavaara

Museums
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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 5th (Tue): have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then take an in-depth tour of Samiland. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then get all the equipment you need at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and finally admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi.

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You can drive from Tankavaara to Levi in 3 hours. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trip

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Akaslompolo

On the 7th (Thu), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

1
night
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the striking features of Kemi Church and then explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kemi holiday maker site .

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Kemi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Kemi can reach -4°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites
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Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

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