13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Kuopio
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Singapore

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kansallisgalleria and Room Escape Games. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Porvoo to see Porvoo Old Town about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 5th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenexplore the galleries of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For photos and other tourist information, refer to the Turku online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Turku are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenexamine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Tampere trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Tampere sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Room Escape Games

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the natural beauty at Snellman Park, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, thenhave fun at Vainolanniemi, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

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

You can drive from Tampere to Kuopio in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Kuopio

Fun & Games Historic Sites Nature
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Room Escape Games
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
St. Nikolaos Cathedral ©
St. Nikolaos Cathedral

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 8th (Sun), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenbet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Levi road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Kuopio to Levi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Kuopio in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Tatuka Reindeerfarm. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get interesting insight from Feelapland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

Start your trip to Rovaniemi by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Tatuka Reindeerfarm
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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

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