8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h
End: Amsterdam

1
night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo travel app .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Akaslompolo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Akaslompolo. In March, Akaslompolo is a bit cooler than Amsterdam - with highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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 4th (Mon): don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then have fun at Kid's Land, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, then don't miss a visit to Snow Village, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and finally get all the equipment you need at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Levi online travel route builder .

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Kittila
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, then have fun at Action Park, and finally stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Saariselka day trip website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

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You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 3.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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