10 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland travel planner

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Helsinki
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Rovaniemi
— 6 nights
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Helsinki

— 3 nights

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki itinerary builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can fly to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
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Rovaniemi

— 6 nights

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Ranua to see Ranua Zoo about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, have fun at Angry Birds Park, see Santa Claus Office, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi route planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Helsinki in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Theme Parks

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