8 days in Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: London

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Ranua Zoo. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get curious at Pilke Science Centre, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and see Santa Claus Office.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi driving holiday planner .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from London in December, expect Rovaniemi to be colder, temps between -6°C and -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins (in Muonio) and Snow Village (in Kittila). The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Levi travel planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Yllas Ski Resort, Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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