9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Saariselka
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

2
nights
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 25th (Thu), hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka road trip planner.

Paris, France to Saariselka is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in February, things will get cooler in Saariselka: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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.
Family-friendly places like Levi Ski Resort and Icekarting Levi will thrill your kids. Step out of Levi to go to Kittila and see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on Lapland Safaris Levi, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February in Levi, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ranua Zoo and Santa Claus Office. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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