12 days in Saariselka, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Saariselka, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

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12 days in Saariselka, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  4 h 30 min
1
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h
2
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 7 nights
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka road trip tool .

Helsinki to Saariselka is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in November, things will get a bit cooler in Saariselka: highs are around -3°C and lows about -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

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.
You've now added Nature & Wildlife Tours to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get interesting insight from Tours, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kid's Land. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: gear up at Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Levi journey website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Levi, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

7
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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral for their historical value. Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and The National Museum of Finland will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in November, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Valkmusa National Park, Nuuksio National Park, King's Road
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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