8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi driving holiday planning site .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in March: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -1°C and lows are around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): enjoy some diversion at Action Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, and finally look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

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

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in March, and nighttime lows around -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Hippupuoti Gift Shop ©
Hippupuoti Gift Shop

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then take a memorable tour with Tours, then experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and finally look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

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Do a combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in March, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Trails

Side Trip

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

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nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 15th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo sightseeing planning website .

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

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