12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Porvoo
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 29th (Wed), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenHead underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Singapore in May, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Savonlinna takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Rovaniemi in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Savonlinna, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. You'll set off for Porvoo on the 1st (Sat).

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

1
night
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 2nd (Sun), contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town, thensee the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally contemplate the long history of Castle Hill.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Porvoo trip planner.

Drive from Savonlinna to Porvoo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home

2
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 3rd (Mon), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, let little ones run wild at Adventure Park, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and then trek along The Archipelago Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Turku holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Porvoo to Turku takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Fun & Games Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Room Escape Games
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
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.
Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take in nature's colorful creations at Observatory Hill Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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