12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
5
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Bus + 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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki sightseeing tool.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. 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 cooler in Helsinki: highs are around -3°C and lows about -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then see the interesting displays at Lenin Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko
Lenin Museum ©
Lenin Museum

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Pori tour itinerary builder site.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. January in Pori sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 26th (Sat), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Levi Ski Resort.

Discover how to plan a Levi trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Turku to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Turku in January, things will get little chillier in Levi: highs are around -11°C and lows about -21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

Before you visit Luosto, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Levi to Luosto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to -13°C, and evening lows to -22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Wildlife Parks
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): stop by Marttiini Store Old Factory, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip site.

You can drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Luosto in January, Rovaniemi is somewhat warmer at night with lows of -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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