12 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 5 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Marttiini Store Old Factory, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then make a trip to Lordi's Square, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi day trip planning site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in March: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -1°C and lows are around -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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History Museum
Arktikum
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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

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Drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi in 2 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Pyhatunturi, with lows around -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). Spend the 1st (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, and shop like a local with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi planning site.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Levi in 2.5 hours. In March in Levi, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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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.
Pack the 3rd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Levi to Helsinki by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in April: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 9°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Museums
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