10 days in Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Lapland Itinerary

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10 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Kittila
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Pyhatunturi

On the 31st (Sat), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, and then identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi trip itinerary site .

Edinburgh, UK to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August in Pyhatunturi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Luosto, Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Luosto ©
Luosto

3
nights
Saariselka

Discover out-of-the-way places like Urho Kekkonen National Park and Lake Inari. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Explore Saariselka's surroundings by going to Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church).

To find ratings and tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka takes 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Saariselka are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Kittila

Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get outside with Scandinavian Adventures, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Konijanka Petting Zoo, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, get interesting insight from Tours, then have some family-friendly fun at G2 Ice Karting Levi, and finally stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kittila vacation planning site .

Drive from Saariselka to Kittila in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Kittila can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Akaslompolo, Levi
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
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 7th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, look for gifts at LAURI, and then experience the excitement of Feelapland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

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Getting from Kittila to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
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Feelapland
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Auttikongas

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