9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Drive:  18​h 45​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Salla
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Mumbai

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo travel route builder site .

Mumbai, India to Akaslompolo is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Akaslompolo. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Akaslompolo to be colder, temps between 3°C and -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka day trip tool .

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Saariselka sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

2
nights
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, then steep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then brush up on your military savvy at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Salla trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Saariselka to Salla in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in May, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

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

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and Auttikongas. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Rovaniemi Church and Christmas House Santa. There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, stop by Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in May, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Outdoors Parks
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Safaris

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