8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka online day trip planner.

Denver, USA to Saariselka is an approximately 24-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Denver to Saariselka due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Denver in January: high temperatures in Saariselka hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Levi.

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
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kids' Land.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Levi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Fun & Games
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

1
night
Akaslompolo

On the 2nd (Sat), stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kemi Church, thenvisit Sampo Icebreaker, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kemi online holiday planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Kemi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daily temperatures in Kemi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
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 4th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip builder.

You can drive from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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