5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

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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.
On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then deepen your knowledge of military history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, and finally make a trip to Senate Square.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki day trip 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. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

Plan trip to Mustasaari with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Mustasaari. When traveling from Helsinki in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mustasaari: temperatures range from 0°C by day to -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

#Nature, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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hours
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 26th (Wed): 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 get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, and finally snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi route builder app .

You can drive from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In December, Rovaniemi is a bit cooler than Mustasaari - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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

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