13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Drive to Newark Liberty International Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Porvoo
— 1 day
Fly
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Kilpisjarvi
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Fly
6
Helsinki
— Few hours
Fly

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4
nights
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.
Attractions like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Pike's Gut make great kid-friendly stops. Step off the beaten path and head to Bellevue Beach and Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Teijo National Park in Pernio--about 1h 55 min away. There's still lots to do: stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip app.

Newark, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Newark to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in June, expect Helsinki to be slightly colder, temps between 65°F and 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 20:
Highlights from your trip
Bellevue Beach ©
Must see
Bellevue Beach
4.7
Teijo National Park ©
National Park
Teijo National Park
4.6

1
day
Porvoo

Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 20th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, and then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Porvoo road trip app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Porvoo are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Museums
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Highlights from your trip
Castle Hill ©
Historic Walking Area
Castle Hill
4.5
Orthodox Church Porvoo ©
Religious Site
Orthodox Church Porvoo
3.4
Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum
4.2

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get outdoors at Arctic Emotions Oy and Feelapland. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Rovaniemi Church and Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Fly from Porvoo to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Porvoo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of 60°F to lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Highlights from your trip
Rovaniemi Church ©
Must see
Rovaniemi Church
4.1
Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Wildlife Area
Arctic Emotions Oy
5.0

3
nights
Kilpisjarvi

Take a break from the city and head to Tsahkal Falls and Kukkolankoski. Step off the beaten path and head to Jarama WWII Fortification Camp and The Three Nations' Border Point.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kilpisjarvi trip planning site.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Kilpisjarvi in 5.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Rovaniemi to Kilpisjarvi is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Rovaniemi, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kilpisjarvi, ranging from highs of 54°F to lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Highlights from your trip
Saana ©
Landmark
Saana
4.8

few
hours
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Getting from Kilpisjarvi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 5.5 hours. 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 Kilpisjarvi in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 46°F at night. You will leave for Helsinki on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 27:

few
hours
Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Helsinki and then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:
Highlights from your trip
SEA LIFE Helsinki ©
Aquarium
SEA LIFE Helsinki
3.8

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