12 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Aurinkolahti Beach. Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, stop by Ullanlinna, and stroll around The Esplanadi Park.

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Paris, France to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Paris to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in December, expect Helsinki to be a bit cooler, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Levi Ski Resort and Icekarting Levi. Get out of town with these interesting Levi side-trips: Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo) and Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park & Keimiotunturi Fell). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

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Fly from Helsinki to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in December, with highs in Levi at -6°C and lows at -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Muonio, Seven Fells Up
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 29th (Sat), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Lordi's Square, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then get curious at Pilke Science Centre, and finally catch a live event at Lappi Areena.

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You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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