11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

2
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.
Attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Senate Square make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 10th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, stroll around Observatory Hill Park, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Helsinki is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Helsinki. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 12th (Tue), hike along The Archipelago Trail, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Kupittaa Park and then find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku visit planning site.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in March, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

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Vaski Adventure Island
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
On the 14th (Thu), gear up at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Levi online day trip planner.

You can fly from Turku to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, Levi is little chillier than Turku - with highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 16th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi tour planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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