11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua, about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi route planning app.

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from New York City in December, expect Rovaniemi to be cooler, temps between 22°F and 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Wildlife

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Zoo
Ranua Zoo
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History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Powerun Adventures (in Kolari). Spend the 21st (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Kids' Land, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Levi trip planning app.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 22°F, while at night they dip to 8°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

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, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki attractions planner.

Fly from Levi to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in December, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 37°F and 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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