10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Joensuu
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Dubai

3
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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

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

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Helsinki is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Dubai in November, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
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Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Joensuu: Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli) and Lieksa (Pielisen Museum & Paateri). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Pielinen, hike along Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, stroll through Akka-Koli Hill, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Joensuu trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Joensuu. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helsinki in November: high temperatures in Joensuu hover around 1°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Lieksa, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

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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 8th (Fri), relax in the rural setting at Poro Farmi, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then admire the sheer force of Auttikongas, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Angry Birds Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online day trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Joensuu to Rovaniemi. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Joensuu in November, with highs in Rovaniemi at -2°C and lows at -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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