8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and then 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, look for all kinds of wild species at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo trip planner.

Bern, Switzerland to Akaslompolo is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. In February, Akaslompolo is slightly colder than Bern - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

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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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 26th (Tue), make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, visit Inghams Mini Husky Experience, thenlook for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Levi travel planner.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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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 27th (Wed), examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, thenfly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

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You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Saariselka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Trails Parks Museums

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort, contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Salla itinerary maker.

Getting from Saariselka to Salla by car takes about 4 hours. February in Salla sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

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

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nights
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 1st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa and then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Salla to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. In February in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Christmas House Santa ©
Christmas House Santa

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