Experience the windswept fells, untouched wilderness and cultural history of Lapland within easy reach of Rovaniemi on this 5‑day round trip
Your trip starts and ends in Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland, and an urban oasis amidst the Arctic wilderness, where culture and nature come together. The Arctic Circle Hiking Area serves as a great example of the soothing natural beauty of the Arctic in Rovaniemi. Visit Science Centre Pilke and learn about the many connections we have with forests. In Forestry museum of Lapland you see how people worked and lived in forests in Lapland during 1870’s until 1950’s. Arktikum is also a science center and museum, and there you will experience northern nature, culture, and history up close.
On your trip you can see mighty rivers, ancient forests, rugged fells and discover some cultural history. Untouched wilderness of Lapland will give you great experience and your experience is attached with culture history of Lapland. In Ranua Wildlife Park you can can make safe close encouters with polar bears. If you enjoy reasonable driving distances and wellkept trails, then this 5-day route is suited for you.
Everything is within easy reach and suitable also for children. You will experience ancient forests, rugged fells, wild animals, Lapland´s cultural history and meet Santa Claus within a week.