8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

Helsinki
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Helsinki

2
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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 12th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip website .

Helsinki to Rovaniemi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately 48 minutes away. Pack the 15th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Fortress of Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Theme Parks

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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach

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