9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Huntsville
Fly:  26​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Sodankyla
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
End: Huntsville

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
German Soldier s Cemetery and Rovaniemi Church will appeal to history buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy and Christmas House Santa. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas.

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Huntsville, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 26-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Huntsville to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Huntsville in November, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around 28°F and lows about 20°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 27th (Tue), get a taste of local nightlife at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Salla day trip site .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Salla takes 2 hours. In November in Salla, expect temperatures between 29°F during the day and 20°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): examine the collection at Siida, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then get into the urban bustle at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari holiday website .

Getting from Salla to Inari by car takes about 5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Inari are 27°F, while nighttime lows are 16°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Inari

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The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Siida ©
Siida

1
night
Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. On the 29th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, then take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sodankyla travel route builder website .

Getting from Inari to Sodankyla by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°F in November, and nighttime lows around 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sodankyla

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Luosto ©
Luosto
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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