10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 45 min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Singapore

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then wander the streets of Katajanokka, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and finally take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki vacation builder website .

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 18th (Wed), gear up at Bike Rental - by Carfield, take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, then take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and then delve into the distant past at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Turku tour planning site .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Turku sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 20th (Fri), stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Tampere, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Spas

1
night
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 21st (Sat): bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then whizz through the canopy at Levi Ski Resort.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi travel website .

Getting from Tampere to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Tampere in December, with highs in Levi at -6°C and lows at -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 22nd (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ranua Zoo, and then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner .

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi

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