10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly + Bus:  16 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
2
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Toronto

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua, about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Toronto in January: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -10°C and lows are around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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6
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 8th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around -3°C and lows about -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough 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
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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