9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam

1
night
Akaslompolo

On the 15th (Fri), take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo online trip planner .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Akaslompolo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in February, with highs in Akaslompolo at -5°C and lows at -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): deepen your understanding at Kid's Land, relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and finally admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get your game on at G2 Ice Karting Levi.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Levi online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Fun & Games Wildlife

Side Trips

Giewont Husky Adventures, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 19th (Tue), hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, then stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park, then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally enjoy some diversion at Action Park.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka tour itinerary builder website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. On the 21st (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction and then hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Salla vacation planner .

Getting from Saariselka to Salla by car takes about 3.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Salla can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell and then hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip maker tool .

You can drive from Salla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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