8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo route builder tool.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Akaslompolo is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Johannesburg in March, things will get colder in Akaslompolo: highs are around 0°C and lows about -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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 11th (Mon): whizz through the canopy at Levi Ski Resort. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and finally look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Levi holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Levi, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arktikum. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip tool.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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