8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Inari
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: London

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 10th (Wed), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip builder .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in April: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge ©
Lumberjack's Candle Bridge

2
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi and then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pyhatunturi planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. April in Pyhatunturi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kopara Reindeer Park, Pyhatunturi
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): experience rural life at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus and then get outside with Lake Inari.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Inari online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Inari takes 3.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

1
night
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 15th (Mon), get your game on at Kid's Land, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Levi online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Inari to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort and then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop.

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Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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