8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Inari
— 1 night
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Levi
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Arktikum. Explore hidden gems such as Napapiirin Porofarmi and Marttiini Store Old Factory. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

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Manchester, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Manchester in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, and then take a tour by water with Lucky Ranch.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi takes 2 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, plan for little chillier nights in Pyhatunturi, with lows around -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Lucky Ranch ©
Lucky Ranch
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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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. On the 6th (Sun), get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

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You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Inari in 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Inari are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Historic Sites
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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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 7th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on Powerun Adventures, look for gifts at Jemes Sport, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip planner.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December in Levi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Powerun Adventures ©
Powerun Adventures
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Jemes Sport ©
Jemes Sport

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