12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  20 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 21st (Sat), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: see the top attractions with Feelapland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Theme Parks Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, thenlook for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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 25th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenjoin the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Levi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Levi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

4
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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. Pack the 30th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Levi to Helsinki by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in December, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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