9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Salla
— 2 nights
3
Inari
— 1 night
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore hidden gems such as Santa's House of Snowmobiles and Korundi House of Culture. Arktikum and Christmas House Santa are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and see Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Theme Parks · Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

2
nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 18th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Salla tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Salla by car takes about 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
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 19th (Wed): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Inari route planner.

Drive from Salla to Inari in 5 hours. December in Inari sees daily highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Inari to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. December in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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