10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive
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Levi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kemi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— Few hours
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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.
On the 27th (Sat), get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, then look for gifts at Taiga Colors, and then make a trip to Senate Square.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Helsinki 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. Traveling from London to Helsinki, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from London in January: highs in Helsinki hover around -3°C, while lows dip to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
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Senate Square ©
Landmark
Senate Square
4.3
Taiga Colors ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Taiga Colors
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nights
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally get curious at Pilke Science Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi vacation maker.

You can drive from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 10 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in January: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -10°C and lows are around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Must see
Safaris
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka holiday planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Saariselka when traveling from Rovaniemi in January, with lows around -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks · Parks · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Gold Prospector Museum
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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 (Wed), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, hit the slopes at Kids' Land, and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

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You can drive from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. January in Levi sees daily highs of -11°C and lows of -21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 2:
Highlights from your trip
Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
4.8

2
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Kemi

Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church, then stop by Sampo Icebreaker, then take an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kemi trip planner.

Getting from Levi to Kemi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Kemi sees daily highs of -4°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Kemi Church ©
Architectural Building
Kemi Church
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

On the 4th (Sun), get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel and then get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi road trip planner.

Getting from Kemi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 5:
Highlights from your trip
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Entertainment Center
Snowman World Igloo Hotel
3.9

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