12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): get to know the resident critters at Ranua Zoo and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Arctic Lifestyle, see Santa Claus Office, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. In September, Rovaniemi is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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 19th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip maker site.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Turku in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Rovaniemi in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Turku, with highs around 18°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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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.
Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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