11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see Santa Claus Office, stop by LAURI, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker site .

Frankfurt, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Frankfurt to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Frankfurt in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 22°F and lows are around 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at Kid's Land, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then don't miss a visit to Snow Village, and finally don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Levi trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°F in December, and nighttime lows around 8°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Trails

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Snow Village ©
Snow Village
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tampere trip maker tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Tampere in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In December, Tampere is somewhat warmer than Levi - with highs of 31°F and lows of 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Porvoo Old Town. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Cathedral of Porvoo in Porvoo--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and make a trip to Senate Square.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip site .

Traveling by train from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Tampere in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Helsinki, with highs around 37°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Room Escape Games

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