8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Levi
— 2 nights
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
3
Salla
— 1 night
4
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.
Family-friendly places like Levi Ski Resort and Kids' Land will thrill your kids. Visiting Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park will get you outdoors. It doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Levi vacation builder app.

New York City, USA to Levi is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. In December, Levi is much colder than New York City - with highs of 22°F and lows of 8°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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night
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.
On the 25th (Wed), fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 21°F, and evening lows to 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Salla trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°F in December, and nighttime lows around 7°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take an exotic tour of Feelapland, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village and then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip website.

You can drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°F, while nighttime lows are 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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