Finland – Lapland (Rovaniemi, Ivalo)

VISITED BY: 1026 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Struve Geodetic Arc
 Tentative WHS
  • The Holy place of worship of Ukonsaari by the Sami people at Inari (01/10/1990)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Kemi Ice Hotel
  • Lapland Tundra
  • Lemmenjoki National Park
  • Saariselkä
  • Santa Claus Village (Rovaniemi)
 Borders
  • Finland (sea border/port)
  • Finland-Norway
  • Finland-Russia
  • Finland-Sweden
 XL
  • Inakari (Kataja)
  • Lapland northeast extreme (Utsjoki)
  • Lapland northwest panhandle (Enontekiö)
  • Pello
 European Cities
  • Rovaniemi
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Rovaniemi
 Airports
  • Ivalo (IVL)
  • Kittilä (KTT)
  • Rovaniemi (RVN)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Finland Intercity Railway Experience
  • Levi Cable Car
  • Routes in Finnish Lapland (Kemijärvi, Kolari)
 Roads, Road Bridges and Tunnels
  • Sami Bridge (Finland-Norway border)
 Museums
  • Inari - Siida museum of Sami culture and northern nature
  • Kemi: Kemi Art Museum
  • Kemi: Kemi History Museum
  • Rovaniemi: Arktikum Science Museum
  • Rovaniemi: Forestry Museum of Lapland
  • Rovaniemi: Korundi
  • Rovaniemi: Rovaniemi Art Museum
 Religious Temples
  • Inari: Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
 World of Nature
  • Lemmenjoki
  • Pallas-Yllästunturi
  • Urho Kekkonen NP
 Festivals
  • Midnight Sun Film Festival
 Experiences
  • Play Pesäpallo
  • Play/hear kantele
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Kaalikääryleet
 Zoos
  • Ranua Wildlife Zoo
 Theme Parks
  • Rovaniemi: Santa Park Arctic World
 Ski Resorts
  • Levi Ski Resort
  • Suomu Ski Resort
  • Ylläs Ski Resort
 Markets
  • Rovaniemi: Santa Claus Village
Pentik art gallery, Posio
Ranua Zoo
Siberian Jay, Kemijärvi, Pyhä-Luosto national park. They quickly relieve you from your sausages and other meat. At the very leas
Siida, Sami museum in Inari
Visit Santa's home in Rovaniemi - in June!
Palsa museum in Kittilä
Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland
Arktikum is a museum and science center in Rovaniemi
Glass Igloo Nellim
Old church, Sodankylä. Very much haunted. Unfortunately could not spend the night there, it was reserved for a wedding.. OTOH, e
Rapids in Vikajärvi, Rovaniemi
Museum in Salla
Pyhänkasteenputous, Pyhänkasteenlampi /the pond and the fall of Sacred Baptism, Pelkosenniemi Pyhä-Luosto national park
Kiilopää, Inari/Sodankylä border, Urho Kaleva Kekkonen national park
Karhunpesäkivi/Bear den rock, Inari
Njuammicooskas in Inari