8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Brussels

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip builder website .

Brussels, Belgium to Akaslompolo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Akaslompolo is 1 hour. Traveling from Brussels in February, things will get a bit cooler in Akaslompolo: highs are around -5°C and lows about -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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.
On the 5th (Tue), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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