9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Levi
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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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 27th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Levi Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Levi road trip planning website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Zurich in September, with highs in Levi at 13°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Winter Sports

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saariselka: Inari (Lake Inari, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at Lapland Safaris Saariselka.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka attractions planner.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Ranua to see Ranua Zoo about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo

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