8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  18 h
1
Luosto
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Newark

1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Luosto driving holiday planner.

Newark, USA to Luosto is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Luosto. When traveling from Newark in February, plan for much colder days in Luosto, with highs around 23°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 12°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Wildlife
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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 18th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, shop like a local with Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi trip maker.

You can drive from Luosto to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Levi are 24°F, while nighttime lows are 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo route builder app.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are 24°F, while nighttime lows are 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 21st (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Your Piece Of Finland, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and then get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°F in February, and nighttime lows around 14°F. On the 23rd (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Safaris
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Snowman World Igloo Hotel

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