11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive
3
Inari
— 1 night
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive
5
Turku
— 1 night
Drive
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
On the 4th (Tue), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. In February, Rovaniemi is much colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping
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Safari
Safaris
4.4
Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

1
night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo road trip tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trip

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Safari
Safaris
4.8
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
4.1

1
night
Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

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Getting from Akaslompolo to Inari by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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1
night
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 7th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, then take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower, then contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Inari to Tampere in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in February, expect Tampere to be somewhat warmer, temps between -1°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8

1
night
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in February, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4

3
nights
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.
Visit Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, make a trip to Senate Square, and visit Katajanokka.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Helsinki are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
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Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
4.3

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