8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Marrakech
Fly:  15 h
1
Kittila
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Marrakech

1
day
Kittila

Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): visit Inghams Mini Husky Experience, wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kittila journey builder tool.

Marrakech, Morocco to Kittila is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Marrakech to Kittila is 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Marrakech in March; daily highs in Kittila reach 0°C and lows reach -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Levi
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
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 25th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Inari trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kittila to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Inari are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) 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

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 26th (Tue), hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Salla trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Salla takes 5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors 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

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Luosto road trip planning website.

Getting from Salla to Luosto by car takes about 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

3
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 28th (Thu): examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, then see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and then fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Keep things going the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Luosto in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of -9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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