8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Inari
— 1 day
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
day
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): get great views at Otsamo Fell, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Inari travel route planner.

Katowice, Poland to Inari is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Katowice to Inari due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Katowice in December: highs in Inari hover around -7°C, while lows dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Nature & Wildlife Tours. When in Levi, make a side trip to see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, approximately Muonio away. The adventure continues: enjoy some diversion at Kids' Land, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

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Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip builder app.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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