11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive to Vaasa Airport, Fly to Rovaniemi Airport
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly
5
Lahti
— 1 night
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

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3
nights
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Old Market Hall and Flamingo Entertainment Center. Let the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria capture your imagination. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online tour itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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2
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 14th (Mon), soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vepsa Island, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Turku are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
4.4

1
night
Mustasaari

Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari day trip planning app.

Getting from Turku to Mustasaari by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. January in Mustasaari sees daily highs of -4°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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1
day
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi driving holiday tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Mustasaari in January, with highs in Rovaniemi at -10°C and lows at -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Must see
Safaris
4.4
Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Your Piece Of Finland
4.2

1
night
Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): ski along the peaceful trails at Messila Ski Centre, make a trip to Musical Fountain, and then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Lahti online journey planner.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Lahti in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in January: high temperatures in Lahti hover around -6°C and lows are around -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 17 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Sibelius Hall ©
Civic Center
Sibelius Hall
4.5
Musical Fountain
Fountain
Musical Fountain
4.2

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