4 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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4 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Warsaw
train + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + train:  7​h
Warsaw

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner .

Warsaw, Poland to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and ferry; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Warsaw to Helsinki. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Warsaw in May; daily highs in Helsinki reach 18°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
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.
On the 3rd (Sun), make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi vacation planner.

Fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. When traveling from Helsinki in June, plan for slightly colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 18°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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