8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  13 h
1
Luosto
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Luosto trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Luosto is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. In October, Luosto is much colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Luosto

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka online travel planner.

Drive from Luosto to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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 28th (Sun), bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Levi route maker app.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Adventure Trails

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

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thenlook for gifts at Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Sampokeskus Shopping Centre, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, thenget in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online journey planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Shopping Museums
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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