9 days in Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Lapland Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Sibu
Fly + Drive:  30​h
1
Levi
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  29​h
End: Sibu

1
night
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 10th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, make a trip to Snow Village, admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally enjoy some diversion at Kid's Land.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi attractions tool .

Sibu, Malaysia to Levi is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Sibu in December; daily highs in Levi reach -6°C and lows reach -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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 12th (Thu): take in the pleasant sights at Otsamo Fell, then examine the collection at Siida, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Inari trip planner .

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. December in Inari sees daily highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Luosto.

Things to do in Inari

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

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Luosto travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Inari to Luosto in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Luosto can reach -8°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Rovaniemi.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland. Keep things going the next day: engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip maker site .

Getting from Luosto to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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