11 days in Helsinki, Lapland & Savonlinna Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki, Lapland & Savonlinna Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 1 day
3
Inari
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
5
Savonlinna
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, then stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, and then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki holiday builder website.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 5°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Levi travel route planning app.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in November; daily highs in Levi reach -3°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

1
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 14th (Thu), tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi tour planner.

You can drive from Inari to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. November in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Fun & Games
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Olavinlinna Castle has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall, don't miss a visit to The Parikkala Sculpture Park, and then see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna road trip planning app.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Savonlinna by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect Savonlinna to be a bit warmer, temps between 1°C and -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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