8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Venice
Fly + Drive:  11 h 30 min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Venice

1
day
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 30th (Tue), hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi trip planner.

Venice, Italy to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Venice to Pyhatunturi is 1 hour. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Venice in October; daily highs in Pyhatunturi reach 3°C and lows reach -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salla.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Kopara Reindeer Park, Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort, steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

Start your trip to Salla by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Salla takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Salla are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Salla

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): gear up at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and then take an in-depth tour of Samiland. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, and finally wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Salla to Levi takes 4 hours. October in Levi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Samiland ©
Samiland

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 3rd (Sat), fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo travel route builder tool.

Getting from Levi to Akaslompolo by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In November in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, then see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and finally look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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