8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
+2
Bus + Train + Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Abu Dhabi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Bring the kids along to Santa Claus Village and Feelapland. There's lots more to do: see Santa Claus Office, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, and don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi road trip planning tool .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Rovaniemi is cooler than Abu Dhabi - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio (about 58 minutes away). On the 26th (Thu), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land, admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

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