11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Beirut
Fly + Bus:  10 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Muonio
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6 h
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Beirut

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip builder app.

Beirut, Lebanon to Rovaniemi is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Beirut in October, with highs in Rovaniemi at 3°C and lows at -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Shopping Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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night
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Keimiotunturi Fell and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Muonio itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Muonio takes 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 20th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Pyhatunturi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Muonio to Pyhatunturi takes 3 hours. October in Pyhatunturi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island, then stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pyhatunturi to Tampere. When traveling from Pyhatunturi in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Tampere, with highs around 8°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 23rd (Tue), relax and rejuvenate at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then get your game on at Moomin World, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park. On the next day, deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, explore the galleries of Turku Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To find ratings and other tourist information, use the Turku road trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Moomin World, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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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.
Pack the 26th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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