9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Akaslompolo
— 1 night
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Saariselka
— 1 night
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Salla
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Akaslompolo

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

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo travel route planning website.

Mumbai, India to Akaslompolo is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. In April, Akaslompolo is colder than Mumbai - with highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping
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Safari
Safaris
4.8
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Outdoor Activity
Seven Fells Up
5.0
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Akaslompolo Sportshop
4.1

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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.
On the 30th (Mon), hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Saariselka online day trip planner.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Gold Prospector Museum
4.4

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Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Salla trip builder website.

Getting from Saariselka to Salla by car takes about 4 hours. In May in Salla, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums
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Ski Area
Salla Ski Resort
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Historic Site
Paikanselan Taistelualue
4.0

2
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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.
Get some cultural insight at German Soldier s Cemetery and Korundi House of Culture. Get outdoors at Auttikongas and Safaris. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and look for gifts at Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip builder site.

Getting from Salla to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Waterfall
Auttikongas
4.6
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Must see
Safaris
4.4

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