10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
day
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.
On the 24th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and then get lost in a book at Kallion Kirjasto.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Savannah, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Savannah to Helsinki is 7 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Savannah in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites
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Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Kallion Kirjasto ©
Kallion Kirjasto

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lappi Areena and Rovaniemi City Library. There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, and make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker website.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in January; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Lappi Areena ©
Lappi Areena
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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 28th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenstroll through Kids' Land, and then don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, explore the world behind art at Sarestoniemi Museum, and then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Levi, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Sarestoniemi Museum, Giewont Husky Adventures, Akaslompolo Sportshop
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Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel and then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Saariselka, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
On the 31st (Thu), stop by Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), admire the masterpieces at EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, thenget curious at Heureka, and finally see where the action happens at Hartwall Arena. On the next day, get advice or help at The National Library of Finland, thenstop by Katajanokka, and then contemplate the long history of The Aalto House.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Saariselka in January, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between °F and °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Neighborhoods Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Heureka, EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art
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Heureka ©
Heureka
EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art ©
EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art
The Aalto House ©
The Aalto House

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