9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Xi'an
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Kittila
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Muonio
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Xi'an

1
night
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. On the 17th (Wed), make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kittila tour itinerary maker website .

Xi'an, China to Kittila is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Xi'an to Kittila due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Xi'an in October, expect Kittila to be colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Akaslompolo, Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Yllas Ski Resort
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. On the 19th (Fri), glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Keimiotunturi Fell.

Before you visit Muonio, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Kittila to Muonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Muonio are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature Winter Sports
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 20th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, and then admire the sheer force of Auttikongas. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenkirnut, and then experience the excitement of Feelapland.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi sightseeing planner .

Drive from Muonio to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. In October in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Tours
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and finally take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. On your second day here, have fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, then engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rovaniemi vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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