10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  6 h
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  6 h 15 min
End: London

5
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 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip builder website.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki. Expect much colder weather when traveling from London in January: highs in Helsinki hover around -3°C, while lows dip to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally take some stellar pictures from Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi. On your second day here, glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Levi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in January; daily highs in Levi reach -11°C and lows reach -21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Winter Sports Tours

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

2
nights
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 14th (Mon): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours 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
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