8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Saariselka
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, thenexamine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, thenstop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at Saariselka Bowling.

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Venice, Italy to Saariselka is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Venice to Saariselka, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Venice in January, things will get much colder in Saariselka: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

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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 29th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then hit the slopes at Kids' Land. Here are some ideas for day two: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, thenlook for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, thenmake a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. January in Levi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Kittila
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo road trip website.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Safaris

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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 2nd (Sat): hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi journey planner.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. February in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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