10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
3
Oulu
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then stop by Your Piece Of Finland. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Rovaniemi Local History Museum.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in April: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, and then hit the slopes at Ruka. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kuusamo trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kuusamo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -6°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre
Ruka ©
Ruka

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 20th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, stroll around Hupisaaret Park, and then stroll through Nallikari Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Oulu trip planner.

You can drive from Kuusamo to Oulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. April in Oulu sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Kansallisgalleria and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Katajanokka and Helsinki University Museum (Helsingin Yliopiston Museo). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Oulu to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Oulu in April, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Laajalahti Nature Reserve
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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