12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

2
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, stop by Artisaani, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in January, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around -3°C and lows about -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenadmire the masterpieces at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally wander the streets of Naantali Old Town. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, thenget engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Turku journey app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In January in Turku, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally see the interesting displays at Suomen Pelimuseo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, and then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Tampere are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Mediamuseo Rupriikki ©
Mediamuseo Rupriikki

1
night
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 24th (Fri): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Tampere to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in January, things will get a bit cooler in Levi: highs are around -11°C and lows about -21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 25th (Sat), revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi holiday planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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