10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 6th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel route builder site .

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in November, things will get much colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 28°F and lows about 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Levi

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 7th (Wed), ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On your second day here, ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Levi when traveling from Rovaniemi in November, with lows around 15°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

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nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 9th (Fri), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, explore the galleries of Turku Castle, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then learn more about the world around you at Turku Biological Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery A, and then delve into the distant past at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku route planning tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Turku in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in November: high temperatures in Turku hover around 40°F and lows are around 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

4
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.
Visiting Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip site .

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 40°F, and evening lows to 32°F. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites
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Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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