8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Inari
— 1 night
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Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Enontekio
— 1 night

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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. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

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Helsinki to Inari is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, Inari is slightly colder than Helsinki - with highs of 3°C and lows of -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · 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
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

2
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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 8th (Sun), bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

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Drive from Inari to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

3
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally admire the sheer force of Auttikongas. 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, see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Enontekio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

1
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Enontekio

Enontekio ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Jarama WWII Fortification Camp. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Enontekio Church and then make a trip to Pyhakero.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Enontekio online day trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Rovaniemi to Enontekio takes 6 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in April, Enontekio is little chillier at night with lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Enontekio

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church
Pyhakero ©
Pyhakero

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