8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  21​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, see Santa Claus Office, find something for the whole family at SantaPark, and don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas.

To find ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Rovaniemi at 53°F and lows at 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo visit planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach 53°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Nature

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

Make your Levi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in September, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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