8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Fly + Drive:  14​h 15​min
1
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Salla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

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.
On the 10th (Tue), get your game on at Kids' Land and then stroll through Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi and then ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary app .

Valletta, Malta to Levi is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Valletta to Levi. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Valletta in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Saariselka trip maker app .

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Saariselka are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

1
night
Salla

Salla ©
Salla is a municipality of Finland, located in Lapland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Paikanselan Taistelualue, learn about all things military at Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, and then hit the slopes at Salla Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Salla trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Saariselka to Salla in 3.5 hours. In December in Salla, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Salla

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort

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), don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Salla to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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