10 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and Porvoo Old Town. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online day trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kids' Land and Levi Ski Resort. When in Levi, make a side trip to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, approximately Kittila away. There's much more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Levi online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get slightly colder in Levi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): make a trip to Santa Claus Village and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Your Piece Of Finland, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, thenstop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tatuka Reindeerfarm.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Tatuka Reindeerfarm
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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