7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Gothenburg
Fly + Drive:  13​h 30​min
1
Inari
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Gothenburg

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get outside with Lake Inari and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer, get a taste of life in the country at Angeli Reindeer Farm, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Inari trip maker website .

Gothenburg, Sweden to Inari is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Gothenburg in October, with highs in Inari at 3°C and lows at -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Tuula's Reindeer ©
Tuula's Reindeer

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm and then glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Levi vacation builder .

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Levi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, then don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arktikum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip website .

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Photography Tours
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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