10 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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10 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Dubai

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, look for gifts at Taiga Colors, wander the streets of Katajanokka, then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally wander the streets of Ullanlinna. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Dubai to Helsinki, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in April; daily highs in Helsinki reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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 12th (Fri), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Levi trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in April, with highs in Levi at 3°C and lows at -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Sun), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, stop by LAURI, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi road trip planning website .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
LAURI ©
LAURI

1
night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and finally stop by Pien.

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You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Rovaniemi in April; daily highs in Helsinki reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Spas
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park

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