8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 4 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will enjoy Santa Claus Village and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Change things up with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planning site.

Calgary, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 9 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Calgary in December: highs in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C, while lows dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Levi Ski Resort and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage. Venture out of the city with trips to Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kids' Land, hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip builder website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Levi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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