10 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

10 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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10 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Mumbai

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, and finally take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online holiday planner .

Mumbai, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Samiland. On the next day, glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Kittila sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kittila

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Tours

Side Trips

Levi, Samiland
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

4
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, make a trip to Senate Square, tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, and appreciate the history behind Sibelius Monument.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Kittila to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In December, Helsinki is somewhat warmer than Kittila - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Museums
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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