8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Fly
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive
4
Levi
— 1 night
Fly
5
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive to Ivalo Airport, Fly to Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport

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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 25th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi journey website.

Tallinn, Estonia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or drive. When traveling from Tallinn in August, plan for slightly colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Must see
Arktikum
4.1
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Must see
Safaris
4.4

1
night
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 28th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Luosto holiday builder tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Luosto to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping
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Seven Fells Up ©
Outdoor Activity
Seven Fells Up
5.0
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Safari
Safaris
4.8
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Akaslompolo Sportshop
4.1

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night
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 30th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Levi road trip planning tool.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Levi, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Trails · Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Must see
Levi Ski Resort
4.4

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Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 31st (Fri), get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Lake Inari.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites
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Lake Inari ©
Outdoor Activity
Lake Inari
4.5

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