12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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12 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Singapore

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Kemi (Sampo Icebreaker & Kemi Church). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, have fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, and make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. In August, Rovaniemi is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kemi
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Safaris

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 12th (Sun), browse the collection at Turku City Library, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then admire the masterpieces at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku online tour planner .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Turku in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

#Historic Sites, #Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

3
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 14th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and steep yourself in history at Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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