10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Islamabad
Fly:  18 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Puumala
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  23 h
End: Islamabad

2
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, make a trip to Senate Square, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

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Islamabad, Pakistan to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Islamabad in May, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Puumala.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vantaa Art Museum
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Puumala

Puumala ©
For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Puumala day trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Puumala in 4 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Helsinki in May since evenings lows in Puumala dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Puumala

Scenic Drive Outdoors Nature
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Puumalan Lake ©
Puumalan Lake
Puumala wooden church ©
Puumala wooden church

3
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Venture out of the city with trips to Joensuu (Joensuu Church, Pohjois-Karjalan museo Hilma, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Pielinen, stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, don't miss a visit to Paateri, and stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Koli National Park trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Puumala to Koli National Park in 4 hours. May in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Joensuu, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Koli National Park in May, plan for little chillier days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 12°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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