13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paris
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
4
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Paris

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On your second day here, get interesting insight from Tours and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online travel planner.

Paris, France to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Paris in April, plan for much colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 3°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then whizz through the canopy at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi online travel route planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Nature

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta, then take in panoramic vistas at Saltkaret, and then identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ojberget, see the interesting displays at Stundars Museum, then examine the collection at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and finally test your team's savvy at Makeitout.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vaasa online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Vaasa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in April, you will find days in Vaasa are somewhat warmer (7°C), and nights are about the same (-1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mustasaari, Stundars Museum
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Ojberget ©
Ojberget
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum

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nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli, take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, explore the activities along Pielinen, and head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Koli National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. April in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

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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: steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, get your game on at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online travel route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park

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