8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Salla
— 1 night
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 27th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Salla trip itinerary planner.

Denver, USA to Salla is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Denver in December, expect nights in Salla to be slightly colder, around 7°F, while days are cooler, around 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Winter Sports · 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

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 29th (Sat), stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Salla to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. In December in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between 23°F during the day and 9°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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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 30th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Samiland, then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and then take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Levi travel website.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°F in December, and nighttime lows around 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Museums · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
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Samiland ©
Samiland

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step off the beaten path and head to Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Your Piece Of Finland. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Christmas House Santa and Korundi House of Culture. It doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Feelapland and try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°F and lows of 11°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Wed).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture
Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa

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