11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kimito Island
— 1 day
2
Raseborg
— 1 night
3
Kuhmo
— 1 day
4
Suomussalmi
— 1 night
5
Kuusamo
— 1 night
6
Saariselka
— 1 night
7
Levi
— 2 nights
8
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
9
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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day
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island online trip itinerary builder.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kimito Island is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Kimito Island. In December in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Raseborg.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

1
night
Raseborg

Raseborg ©
Raseborg is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Raseborg Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Snappertunan kirkko, stroll around Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen, thentake an in-depth tour of EKTA museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Ekenas Old Town.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Raseborg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Raseborg takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Raseborg

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Snappertunan kirkko
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Raseborg Castle ©
Raseborg Castle
EKTA museum ©
EKTA museum
Snappertunan kirkko ©
Snappertunan kirkko

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day
Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Boreal Wildlife Centre.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kuhmo trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Raseborg to Kuhmo. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Suomussalmi.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Parks Wildlife
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Boreal Wildlife Centre ©
Boreal Wildlife Centre

1
night
Suomussalmi

Suomussalmi ©
Suomussalmi is a municipality in Finland and is located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Martinselkonen Wilds Centre, learn about all things military at Winter War Museum Raatteen Portti, and then make a trip to The Silent People.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Suomussalmi trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kuhmo to Suomussalmi in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Suomussalmi

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Winter War Museum Raatteen Portti ©
Winter War Museum Raatteen Portti
The Silent People ©
The Silent People

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night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, look for gifts at Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, thenlook for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare, and finally get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kuusamo trip builder app.

Getting from Suomussalmi to Kuusamo by car takes about 2 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Kuusamo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Theme Parks Shopping Parks
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre

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night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, thenget interesting insight from Tours, thenexamine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, and finally stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

Discover how to plan a Saariselka trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kuusamo to Saariselka in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Kuusamo in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saariselka, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Levi sightseeing planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then stroll through Yllas Ski Resort.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo route planner.

You can drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thenlook for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Akaslompolo in January, Rovaniemi is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Safaris
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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