8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Kittila
— 3 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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Lordi's Square. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Philadelphia in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 22°F and lows are around 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 17:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Arktikum
4.1
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Science Museum
Pilke Science Centre
3.9

3
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Family-friendly places like Kids' Land and Icekarting Levi will thrill your kids. Take a break from Kittila with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, about 1h 5 min away. Spend the 18th (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage and view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kittila trip planning website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°F, and evening lows to 9°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kittila

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 17 — 20:
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Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
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Must see
Icekarting Levi
4.8

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