11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Wilmington
Fly:  22 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  30 h
End: Wilmington

7
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.
Kids will enjoy Linnanmaki Amusement Park and SEA LIFE Helsinki. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki vacation builder website.

Wilmington, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Wilmington to Helsinki is 7 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Wilmington in July, with highs in Helsinki at 71°F and lows at 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
night
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 11th (Wed): have fun at Santa Claus Office and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online travel route builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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