8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 2 nights
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and then grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Kids' Land, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Levi day trip planning tool.

London, UK to Levi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Levi. Traveling from London in February, expect Levi to be much colder, temps between -5°C and -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Urho Kekkonen National Park and Angry Birds Activity Park. Step out of Saariselka with an excursion to Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center in Inari--about 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka journey builder app.

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 -6°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 21st (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then get curious at Pilke Science Centre, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker website.

Getting from Saariselka to Rovaniemi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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