3 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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3 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary builder website .

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Traveling from London in September, expect Helsinki to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, then make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi planning site .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in September: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 13°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Fun & Games
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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