8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 1 night
2
Karesuvanto
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 1 night
4
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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.
On the 21st (Fri), get all the equipment you need at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then get engrossed in the history at Samiland, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Levi trip maker website.

London, UK to Levi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from London in December; daily highs in Levi reach -6°C and lows reach -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Karesuvanto.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Samiland ©
Samiland

1
night
Karesuvanto

Karesuvanto ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Halti and then contemplate the long history of Jarama WWII Fortification Camp.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Karesuvanto driving holiday planner.

Drive from Levi to Karesuvanto in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Karesuvanto

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Halti
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Halti ©
Halti

1
night
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 24th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Karesuvanto to Inari in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 25th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pyhatunturi online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Pyhatunturi takes 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Pyhatunturi are -8°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square. 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, then see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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