9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Ivalo
— 2 nights
3
Luosto
— 2 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and examine the collection at Christmas House Santa.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour itinerary maker app.

Cincinnati, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. When traveling from Cincinnati in November, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 28°F by day to 20°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ivalo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Ivalo

Ivalo ©
Ivalo is a village in the municipality of Inari, Lapland, Finland, located on the Ivalo River 20km south of Lake Inari. On the 10th (Wed), see Northern Lights Riders and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ivalo trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Ivalo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. November in Ivalo sees daily highs of 27°F and lows of 16°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Ivalo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Inari
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Northern Lights Riders ©
Northern Lights Riders
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
On the 12th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Luosto route builder app.

Getting from Ivalo to Luosto by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 26°F, and evening lows to 17°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife · Parks
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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