9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Fly to Rovaniemi Airport, Drive to Luosto
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Fly to Copenhagen, Train to Malmo



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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 14th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Luosto trip planner.

Malmo, Sweden to Luosto is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Malmo to Luosto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Malmo in July, Luosto is a bit cooler at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:


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Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 15th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus and then get outside with Lake Inari.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Luosto to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Inari, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:


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Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 17th (Tue), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Levi travel planner.

Fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Trails · Winter Sports · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:


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Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Bring the kids along to Arktikum and Santa Claus Village. The adventure continues: see Santa Claus Office, make a trip to Lordi's Square, catch a live event at Lappi Areena, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi vacation planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
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Lapland travel guide

Landmarks · Safaris · Nightlife
The wild expanses of Lapland promise spectacular scenery, adventure, and rich cultural experiences. As the country's northernmost region, it sits well above the Arctic Circle. Despite also being the largest region, in Lapland just 3.4 percent of the Finnish population calls this great stretch of land home, leaving plenty of room for pristine lakes, dense forest, and seven unspoiled national parks. An abundance of well-marked trails await hikers of all levels, while more remote and rugged adventures beckon experienced explorers. Music is of particular importance in these parts, so try to catch a concert or dance performance during your stay.