11 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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11 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

Helsinki
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Helsinki

2
days
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 1st (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then admire all the interesting features of Lappi Areena, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at SantaPark, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online trip maker .

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in June: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
SantaPark ©
SantaPark

9
days
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.
Family-friendly places like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Aurinkolahti Beach will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Lahti (Sibelius Hall, Musical Fountain, & more), Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, make a splash at The Swimming Stadium, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki sightseeing planner .

Fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Lahti, Nuuksio National Park, Porvoo Old Town
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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