10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Muonio
— 3 nights
3
Lahti
— Few hours
4
Tampere
— 2 nights

4
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.
Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Head to Kamppi Shopping Centre and Marimekko Oyjfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

3
nights
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, hit the slopes at Kids' Land, thendon't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, thenmake a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Muonio trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Muonio takes 12 hours. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect nights in Muonio to be cooler, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Muonio

Theme Parks Museums Winter Sports

Side Trips

Levi, Kittila, Levi Huskypark
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Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Samiland ©
Samiland

few
hours
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Lahti Ski Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Ristinkirkko, and then see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lahti road trip website.

Drive from Muonio to Lahti in 11 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Muonio in December; daily highs in Lahti reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums Historic Sites
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Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Lahti Ski Museum ©
Lahti Ski Museum
Ristinkirkko ©
Ristinkirkko

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 10th (Mon), kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thentake in the exciting artwork at Laukko Manor, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Birgitan kirkko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Tampere road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Lahti to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Pyhan Birgitan kirkko, Laukko Manor
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor

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