8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a trip to Ounasjoki - River for activities and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. On the next day, stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Levi tour itinerary builder app.

Hamburg, Germany to Levi is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Hamburg to Levi. When traveling from Hamburg in October, plan for colder days in Levi, with highs around 3°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

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Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
4.1
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
5.0

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Saariselka, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Napapiirin Porofarmi. Get a sense of the local culture at Arktikum and Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction. Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Pyha-Luosto National Park in Pyhatunturi, about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. October in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

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Must see
Safaris
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Must see
Arktikum
4.1

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