13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Rukatunturi
— 3 nights
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

2
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: browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki tour planner.

Denver, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to Helsinki, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Denver in December, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 37°F by day to 27°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Rukatunturi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Rukatunturi

Rukatunturi ©
Take a break from Rukatunturi with a short trip to Wanha Raatesalmi in Kuusamo, about 32 minutes away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rukatunturi trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Rukatunturi with the Route module. Traveling from Helsinki in December, you will find days in Rukatunturi are a bit cooler (20°F), and nights are cooler (7°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Rukatunturi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kuusamo
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Wanha Raatesalmi ©
Wanha Raatesalmi
Ruka ©
Ruka
Rukaland ©
Rukaland

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.
When in Levi, make a side trip to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, approximately Kittila away. Spend the 28th (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Kids' Land, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, and stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Levi day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Rukatunturi to Levi takes 4.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 22°F, while at night they dip to 8°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kongas, Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 31st (Thu), stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, see Santa Claus Office, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally examine the collection at Christmas House Santa. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planning app.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°F, and evening lows to 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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