5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Kittila
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

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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 21st (Thu): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip planning website .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Kuwait City in February, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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night
Kittila

Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kittila trip planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kittila

#Tours, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Levi
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Safaris
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): expand your understanding of the military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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You can fly from Kittila to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kittila in February, with highs in Helsinki at 0°C and lows at -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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