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
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Akaslompolo is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Akaslompolo. In February, Akaslompolo is much colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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 4th (Mon): look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get your game on at Kid's Land.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Levi day trip planning site .

Drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally enjoy some diversion at Action Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka journey builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 7th (Thu), stroll through Salla Ski Resort, rejuvenate with a delicious beverage at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Salla trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Saariselka to Salla in 3.5 hours. In February in Salla, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 8th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Wildlife Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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