11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Vaasa
— 1 night
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Levi
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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Helsinki

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Market Square Kauppatori. Museum-lovers will appreciate Okra and ARTag Gallery. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Bengaluru to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in May, with highs in Helsinki at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Ronga. Here are some ideas for day two: look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere journey app.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Tampere sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Vaasa itinerary site.

Take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Vaasa sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

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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 11th (Sat), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Levi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, Levi is slightly colder than Vaasa - with highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Winter Sports

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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 13th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Fun & Games
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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