8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 2 nights
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Inari
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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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 12th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Powerun Adventures, then look for gifts at Jemes Sport, and then stroll through Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On your second day here, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and then take an in-depth tour of Samiland.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Levi trip maker tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Amsterdam to Levi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Amsterdam in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

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Powerun Adventures ©
Powerun Adventures
Jemes Sport ©
Jemes Sport
Samiland ©
Samiland

3
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Inari Reindeer Farm and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Inari: Saariselka (Saariselka Reindeer Farm & Hippupuoti Gift Shop) and Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara). There's much more to do: get great views at Otsamo Fell, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip tool.

Getting from Levi to Inari by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December in Inari, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and finally examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Moomin Snowcastle, get interesting insight from Tatuka Reindeerfarm, and then get engrossed in the history at Rovaniemi Local History Museum.

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Getting from Inari to Rovaniemi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum
Moomin Snowcastle ©
Moomin Snowcastle

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