10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Warsaw
Bus + Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
End: Warsaw

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Lordi's Square, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to Santa Claus Office, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Warsaw, Poland to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Warsaw to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Warsaw, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of -6°C to lows of -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Museums
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 22nd (Sat), don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally get great views at Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Levi road trip site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Parks Trails

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tampere trip planning app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Levi in December, expect Tampere to be a bit warmer, temps between 0°C and -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

4
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.
Pack the 27th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

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You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Tampere in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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