12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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12 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Copenhagen

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 18th (Sun), take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, and finally don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions tool .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Copenhagen in November; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -2°C and lows reach -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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.
On the 21st (Wed), glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then stroll through Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Levi Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Levi sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Levi, with lows of -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): browse the collection at Turku City Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then admire the masterpieces at Ett Hem Museum, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally have fun at Moomin World. On the next day, have fun at Adventure Park, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then examine the collection at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally browse the exhibits of Turku Castle.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Turku holiday planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Turku in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in November; daily highs in Turku reach 5°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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.
Pack the 26th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument, step into the grandiose world of Fortress of Suomenlinna, and make a trip to Senate Square.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki attractions planning app .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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