11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
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 2nd (Tue): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip site .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
On the 3rd (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, then get outside with Neitikoski Rapids, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Uhrihalkeama. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, hike along Akka-Koli Hill, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park vacation planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 5th (Fri), step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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You can drive from Koli National Park to Vaasa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Parks Nature
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2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get your game on at Moomin World, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then browse the collection at Turku City Library, then hike along The Archipelago Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kultaranta Garden.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Vaasa to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku 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.
Pack the 10th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Rock Church, and stroll through The Esplanadi Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Helsinki day trip app .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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