9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Salla
— 1 night
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 2 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

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Manchester, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Manchester in March, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between -1°C and -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

1
night
Salla

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

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Salla online vacation planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Salla, with lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Salla

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

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. And it doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

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

You can drive from Salla to Saariselka in 4 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

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.
On the 30th (Sat), stroll through Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Levi attractions planning website.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in March, and nighttime lows around -10°C. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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