12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly:  5 h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Joensuu
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Berlin

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

Before you visit Helsinki, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. March in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Lieksa (Pielisen Museum & Paateri), Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli) and Koli National Park (Ukko-Koli Hill, Rasavaara Observation tower, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Joensuu Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Joensuu trip itinerary builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Joensuu. In March, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

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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 27th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Levi tour itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Joensuu to Levi. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Trails Adventure

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Giewont Husky Adventures
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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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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, experience rural life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and see Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi route planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Wildlife Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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