8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Arktikum make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua (about 1 hour away). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Rovaniemi. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
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Ranua Zoo
4.3
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Science Museum
Pilke Science Centre
3.9

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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.
Kids will enjoy Kids' Land and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Step out of Levi with an excursion to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila--about 46 minutes away. Spend the 25th (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, and get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Levi Ski Resort
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Icekarting Levi
4.8

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