8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 1 night
4
Inari
— 1 night
5
Salla
— 2 nights

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 18th (Sun), Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, and then try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. Keep things going the next day: hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and then see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

Atlanta, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in November, things will get much colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 28°F and lows about 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Outdoors
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo trip planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in November since evenings lows in Akaslompolo dip to 15°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Safaris
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, then take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, and finally take an in-depth tour of Samiland.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Levi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Levi are 26°F, while nighttime lows are 15°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Samiland ©
Samiland

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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 22nd (Thu): get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

Discover how to plan a Inari trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°F in November, and nighttime lows around 16°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Inari

Historic Sites
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Salla journey builder tool.

Drive from Inari to Salla in 5 hours. In November in Salla, expect temperatures between 29°F during the day and 20°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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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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