12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Levi
— 1 night
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Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
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Sotkamo
— 2 nights
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Koli National Park
— 3 nights
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Vaasa
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 19th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and then grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

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London, UK to Levi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from London to Levi, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, expect Levi to be slightly colder, temps between 3°C and -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 20th (Mon), get out on two wheels at Luosto Adventures and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi online attractions planner.

Drive from Levi to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Hiukka, head outdoors with Kainuun Vaellustalli, and then stroll through Venajanhiekka.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sotkamo vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Sotkamo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. April in Sotkamo sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Uhrihalkeama and Koli Nature Centre Ukko. Step out of the city life by going to Ukko-Koli and Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. Change things up with a short trip to Paalasmaan Surukivi in Juuka (about 38 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, look for gifts at Koli Shop Retkitupa, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Koli National Park travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Sotkamo to Koli National Park in 2.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 6°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 26th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Tikanoja Art Museum, explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, and then take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Vaasa holiday planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Vaasa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Tikanoja Art Museum ©
Tikanoja Art Museum
Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Head to Old Market Hall and ARTag Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Galerie Forsblom, admire the masterpieces at Didrichsen Art Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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