9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Inari
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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 27th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari travel route builder.

Washington DC, USA to Inari is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Inari is 7 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get colder in Inari: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Levi.

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
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Ounasjoki - River for activities. Visiting Levi Ski Resort and Kids' Land will get you outdoors. Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio, about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Levi vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally get curious at Pilke Science Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi journey app.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

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