8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Kemi
— 1 day
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 1 night
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
day
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church, stop by Sampo Icebreaker, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kemi Church.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kemi trip itinerary builder app.

Boston, USA to Kemi is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Boston to Kemi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Boston in December; daily highs in Kemi reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tornio Church
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Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

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nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, thenfly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, and then contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins.

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Traveling by car from Kemi to Akaslompolo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kemi in December since evenings lows in Akaslompolo dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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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 13th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, thenview the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Fun & Games Parks Outdoors
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G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
On the 14th (Fri), fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

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Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Saariselka sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 15th (Sat), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, thenbrowse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum. Here are some ideas for day two: catch all the local highlights with Feelapland.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel route planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Rovaniemi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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