8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  14​h 15​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Dubai

1
day
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo route builder website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Akaslompolo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 2 hours. In February, Akaslompolo is much colder than Dubai - with highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

1
night
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 3rd (Sun): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Levi itinerary planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 4th (Mon), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then have fun at Action Park, and then enjoy some friendly competition at Saariselka Bowling.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka vacation builder .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Saariselka

Fun & Games Outdoors Wildlife
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Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Luosto and then explore and take pictures at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Luosto trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Luosto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Luosto sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Luosto
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Luosto ©
Luosto
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 6th (Wed), get in on the family fun at SantaPark, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online visit planner .

You can drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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