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
— 2 nights
4
Saariselka
— 2 nights
5
Salla
— 1 night

1
day
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): stop by Sampo Icebreaker, explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), and then admire the striking features of Kemi Church.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kemi tour itinerary planner.

Rovaniemi to Kemi is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites
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Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 13th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Kemi to Akaslompolo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kemi in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Akaslompolo, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 15th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi, thenview the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, thenfly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On the next day, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, thenbet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and finally have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Levi vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Fun & Games Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Saariselka trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Saariselka, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Salla trip maker website.

You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. In December in Salla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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