10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Vaasa Airport
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Vaasa
— 1 day
Fly
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Levi
— 1 day
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

Voronezh, Russia to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Voronezh, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of 3°C to lows of -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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1
night
Kimito Island

Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island trip planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Kimito Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Vaasa route planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kimito Island to Vaasa. In December, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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1
day
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 31st (Mon), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Levi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Vaasa in December, expect Levi to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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1
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker site.

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Fun & Games
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Safaris
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Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

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