11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Levi
— Few hours
3
Turku
— 2 nights
4
Tampere
— Few hours
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights

3
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 18th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, have fun at Santa Claus Office, thenmake a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): make a trip to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip planning website.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Rovaniemi is much colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

few
hours
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Levi journey planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
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 21st (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, thenstay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku holiday maker site.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in December; daily highs in Turku reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

few
hours
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach and then stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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.
Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip builder site.

Getting from Tampere to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tampere in December, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans