8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  13​h
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Inari
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi road trip tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect Pyhatunturi to be cooler, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kopara Reindeer Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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 19th (Mon): get outside with Lake Inari and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer, then wander the wide-open spaces of Angeli Reindeer Farm, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and finally examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Inari holiday planner .

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Inari by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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 21st (Wed): don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, then experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and finally stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Levi using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Levi are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Shopping Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

Giewont Husky Adventures, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 22nd (Thu), stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, then make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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