9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Luosto
— 1 day
2
Salla
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
day
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Luosto trip itinerary planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Luosto is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Luosto. Traveling from Copenhagen in January, expect Luosto to be cooler, temps between -13°C and -22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Salla.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Wildlife
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

1
night
Salla

Salla
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Salla online road trip planner.

Drive from Luosto to Salla in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Salla are -11°C, while nighttime lows are -19°C. You'll set off for Levi on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Salla

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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3
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.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, about 58 minutes away. It doesn't end there: get a taste of the local shopping with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi online route planner.

Traveling by car from Salla to Levi takes 4 hours. In January in Levi, expect temperatures between -11°C during the day and -21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip site.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to -11°C, and evening lows to -22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planning tool.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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