11 days in Lapland, Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Lapland, Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Kittila
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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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.
On the 15th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Lordi's Square, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then catch a live event at Lappi Areena.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Rovaniemi. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in June, with highs in Rovaniemi at 18°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): browse the exhibits of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kittila online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kittila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Kittila sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Kittila

Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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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.
On the 18th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Alko, tour the pleasant surroundings at Suolijarvi Beach, then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Kittila to Tampere in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

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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.
Pack the 22nd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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