8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Salla online trip builder.

San Francisco, USA to Salla is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 10 hour difference. In November, Salla is much colder than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Joutsijarven Bunkkerit
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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
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 29th (Thu), look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Seven Fells Up and then wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo vacation website.

You can drive from Salla to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. Traveling from Salla in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Akaslompolo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Levi, Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, thendon't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenengage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and finally admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi road trip planning site.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Casinos Fun & Games
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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