8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lapland route planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  15​h
1
Saariselka
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Paris

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 2nd (Sat), stop by Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip planner .

Paris, France to Saariselka is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Saariselka is 1 hour. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Paris in March; daily highs in Saariselka reach -1°C and lows reach -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
Find places to stay Mar 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport 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.
On the 4th (Mon), fly down the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, and then experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Levi attractions planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Trails Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Find places to stay Mar 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for theme parks, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, and make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip website .

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

Similar Plans

10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM THAILAND December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM SPAIN January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM MYANMAR April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM FRANCE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND February, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans