9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  17​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 5th (Mon), find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark. Here are some ideas for day two: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

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Mumbai, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect Rovaniemi to be cooler, temps between -2°C and -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 7th (Wed), examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and finally enjoy some diversion at Action Park. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

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Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach -3°C, while at night they dip to -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio (about 58 minutes away). On the 9th (Fri), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

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Do a combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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