8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Luosto
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Copenhagen

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Marttiini Store Old Factory.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder site.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Copenhagen in February, expect Rovaniemi to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi
Marttiini Store Old Factory ©
Marttiini Store Old Factory

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night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, then experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then visit Inghams Mini Husky Experience, and finally join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Levi trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 28th (Thu), fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Salla road trip site.

Getting from Levi to Salla by car takes about 4 hours. In February in Salla, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

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nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 1st (Fri), hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Luosto trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Salla to Luosto takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pyhatunturi
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Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

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