9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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

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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.
Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. There's much more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, see Santa Claus Office, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in February: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Levi Ski Resort and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). The adventure continues: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kids' Land.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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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 · Winter Sports · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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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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