9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Frankfurt

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Christmas House Santa. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi and Marttiini Store Old Factory. There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, and make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi road trip tool.

Frankfurt, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Rovaniemi. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Frankfurt in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 26th (Wed), hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Salla in 2 hours. In December in Salla, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

1
night
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 27th (Thu): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Inari trip app.

You can drive from Salla to Inari in 5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Inari can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Samiland, thenbet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, thenview the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Levi trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Parks Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo day trip app.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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