5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  12​h 30​min
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Dubai

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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 16th (Thu), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, and finally see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in August, with highs in Rovaniemi at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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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 17th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, then contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna, and finally hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

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Getting from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in August, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature

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Nuuksio National Park
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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