8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Philadelphia
Fly + Drive:  20 h 15 min
1
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Philadelphia

3
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.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary maker site.

Philadelphia, USA to Levi is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Levi. In December, Levi is colder than Philadelphia - with highs of 22°F and lows of 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, thenget engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salla online travel planner.

You can drive from Levi to Salla in 4 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 15°F, and evening lows to 2°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

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

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 3rd (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thenstroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: see Santa Claus Office, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi journey planning website.

Getting from Salla to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. January in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 16°F and lows of 6°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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