9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lapland journey maker

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

Route & dates

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip website .

Washington DC, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In November, Rovaniemi is much colder than Washington DC - with highs of 28°F and lows of 20°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Amethyst Mine Lapland, Ranua Zoo
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 3:
Highlights from your plan
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Snow Village (in Kittila), Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). There's much more to do: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of 22°F and lows of 8°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Jemes Sport, Yllas Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

Similar Plans

13 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM GERMANY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Helsinki & Lapland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Helsinki & Lapland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, romantic, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, romantic, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, outdoors, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM FRANCE February, teens, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans