6 days in Rovaniemi, Inari & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Rovaniemi, Inari & Helsinki Itinerary

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6 days in Rovaniemi, Inari & Helsinki Itinerary

Madrid
Fly:  10​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
Inari
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Madrid

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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 13th (Mon), get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas.

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Madrid, Spain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Madrid to Rovaniemi. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Madrid in August: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Nature, #Parks
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then go for a walk through Otsamo Fell. On the next day, gain interesting insight with Lemmenjoki National Park.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Inari in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or take a bus. In August in Inari, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

#Nature, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): make a trip to Havis Amanda, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally take some stellar pictures from Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion). Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kaivopuisto.

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Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Inari in August, with highs in Helsinki at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Tours, #Fun & Games

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Cathedral of Porvoo
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Kaivopuisto ©
Kaivopuisto
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo

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