11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Naantali
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv

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 15th (Thu): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: see the top attractions with Feelapland, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rovaniemi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in August, with highs in Rovaniemi at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Theme Parks
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
On the 17th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Akka-Koli Hill, and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Vaasa road trip app.

Drive from Koli National Park to Vaasa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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night
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. On the 20th (Tue), hike along The Archipelago Trail, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Naantali route planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Naantali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Naantali are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Naantali

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Turku
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Pack the 23rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip app.

You can drive from Naantali to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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