9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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1
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Salla
— 1 night
4
Luosto
— 2 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
day
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 2nd (Sun), look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip maker app.

Bengaluru, India to Akaslompolo is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Akaslompolo. In December, Akaslompolo is much colder than Bengaluru - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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 3rd (Mon): go for a walk through Otsamo Fell, thenexamine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Inari trip planner.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Inari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Salla Ski Resort, thensteep yourself in history at Paikanselan Taistelualue, and then get engrossed in the history at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction.

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

Getting from Inari to Salla by car takes about 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Salla

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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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
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland, take in the exciting artwork at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Luosto road trip website.

You can drive from Salla to Luosto in 2 hours. In December in Luosto, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get curious at Pilke Science Centre, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, thenget a taste of local nightlife at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland. On your second day here, get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and then take a memorable tour with Feelapland.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planning website.

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Marttiini Store Old Factory ©
Marttiini Store Old Factory

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