8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  18 h
1
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Inari
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Newark

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 11th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip itinerary app.

Newark, USA to Luosto is an approximately 18- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. While traveling from Newark, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Luosto, ranging from highs of 30°F to lows of 11°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Salla.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature Wildlife

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Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 13th (Wed), hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Salla tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Luosto to Salla in 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 29°F, and evening lows to 12°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

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

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 14th (Thu), get outside with Lake Inari and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari road trip site.

You can drive from Salla to Inari in 5 hours. March in Inari sees daily highs of 29°F and lows of 13°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

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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 16th (Sat): explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Levi trip planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 31°F, while at night they dip to 16°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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