9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  7 h 15 min
End: Brussels

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 27th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Akaslompolo is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Akaslompolo is 1 hour. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Brussels in October: highs in Akaslompolo hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

2
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.
On the 29th (Tue), stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities. On the next day, grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi journey builder app.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in October, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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 31st (Thu): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, thenexperience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Inari day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Inari are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Salla.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salla trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Inari to Salla takes 5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction
Paikanselan Taistelualue ©
Paikanselan Taistelualue

2
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 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in November, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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