10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 1 night
4
Saariselka
— 2 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, then get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, and finally look for gifts at Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa). On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

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Pune, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Pune to Helsinki. In February, daytime highs in Helsinki are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

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You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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 5th (Wed): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

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You can fly from Turku to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Turku in February: high temperatures in Levi hover around -5°C and lows are around -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
On the 6th (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Saariselka trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. February in Saariselka sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

3
nights
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 8th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ranua Zoo, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi tour builder site.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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