13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive
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Tampere
— 1 night
Drive
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly

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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 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki sightseeing planner.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki. Traveling from New Delhi in December, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 25:
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1
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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then browse the range of quality goods at City Sokos, and finally stop by Alko.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere road trip app.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in December; daily highs in Tampere reach 0°C and lows reach -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:
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City Sokos ©
Department Store
City Sokos
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Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): browse the collection at Turku City Library, contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, and finally get your game on at Moomin World. On your second day here, have fun at Adventure Park, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To see photos and more tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Turku are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 28:
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
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Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Turku to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Turku in December, with highs in Levi at -6°C and lows at -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning site.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
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