8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Tankavaara
— 1 night
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Inari
— 1 night
4
Muonio
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 26th (Sat), stroll through Pyhatunturi and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, then get out on two wheels at Luosto Adventures, and finally identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park.

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Copenhagen, Denmark to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Pyhatunturi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Copenhagen in October: high temperatures in Pyhatunturi hover around 3°C and lows are around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tankavaara.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Ski Area
Pyhatunturi
4.6

1
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Tankavaara

Tankavaara ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): stroll through Pyha-Nattanen Fell and then see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Tankavaara attractions planner.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Tankavaara in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Tankavaara

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Gold Prospector Museum
4.4

1
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Inari trip planner.

Getting from Tankavaara to Inari by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October in Inari, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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1
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Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then take a memorable tour with Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Muonio road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Muonio takes 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Muonio

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Cross-country Ski Area
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
4.5

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 31st (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, and then see Santa Claus Office.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Muonio to Rovaniemi takes 3 hours. October in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.8
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Waterfall
Auttikongas
4.6

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