9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  4 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Rovaniemi Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, stop by Your Piece Of Finland, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planning website.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in February, things will get a bit cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Kids' Land. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi and identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Urho Kekkonen National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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