10 days in Kemi, Saariselka & Helsinki Itinerary

10 days in Kemi, Saariselka & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Kemi
— 1 day
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Helsinki
— 5 nights

1
day
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kemi Church, thenvisit Sampo Icebreaker, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kemi online trip itinerary maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Kemi is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Kemi is minus 5 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in April: high temperatures in Kemi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tornio Church
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Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery) ©
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

2
nights
Saariselka

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 18th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Kemi to Saariselka takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

5
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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. Pack the 23rd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In April, Helsinki is a bit warmer than Saariselka - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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