11 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Claus Village and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Next up on the itinerary: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, see Santa Claus Office, and get curious at Pilke Science Centre.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Athens, Greece to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Athens in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Levi trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in January since evenings lows in Levi dip to -21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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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.
Family-friendly places like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Senate Square will thrill your kids. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna) and Heureka (in Vantaa). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, and get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki online trip maker.

You can fly from Levi to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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