11 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Helsinki
— 5 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Santa Claus Village and Arktikum will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning site.

Athens, Greece to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Athens in December, expect Rovaniemi to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

2
nights
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): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenfly down the slopes at Kids' Land, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Levi online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Levi, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Sarkanniemi Theme Park (in Tampere), Heureka (in Vantaa) and Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and explore the engaging exhibits at Finnish Toy Museum Hevosenkenka.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip builder site.

You can fly from Levi to Helsinki in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in January, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sarkanniemi Theme Park, Finnish Toy Museum Hevosenkenka, Heureka, Ahvenisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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