8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

1
day
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. In April, Akaslompolo is little chillier than London - with highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris

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.
On the 21st (Sun), explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Ounasjoki - River for activities and then get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Levi travel route builder site.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Levi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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 23rd (Tue): tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Inari route builder site.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Inari are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Inari

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
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 24th (Wed), fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, thensteep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Salla holiday planning app.

You can drive from Inari to Salla in 5 hours. April in Salla sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

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

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thenhave fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi route planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In April in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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