9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Luosto
— Few hours
2
Inari
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Luosto

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 1st (Sat): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Luosto online vacation planner.

Washington DC, USA to Luosto is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Luosto is 7 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in December, expect Luosto to be colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get great views at Otsamo Fell, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Inari trip itinerary website.

Getting from Luosto to Inari by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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 (Tue), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, thentake in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Levi tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, see where the action happens at Lappi Areena, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, thenmake a trip to Lordi's Square, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip tool.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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