13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
3
Turku
— 1 night
4
Porvoo
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Helsinki driving holiday 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 November, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between 5°C and 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks · Shopping

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Flea Market
Hakaniemi Market
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Korundi House of Culture and Forestry Museum of Lapland are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kemi Church and Rovaniemi Church. Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Tornio to see Tornio Church about 1h 40 min away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and stop by Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip builder.

Getting from Helsinki to Rovaniemi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helsinki in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -2°C and lows are around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Christmas House Santa
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1
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Turku

Turku
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Turku travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect Turku to be somewhat warmer, temps between 1°C and -4°C. You will leave for Porvoo on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, steep yourself in history at Stromforsin Ruukki, and then get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Willatar and then step off the mainland to explore Kaunissaari.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Porvoo driving holiday planner.

Drive from Turku to Porvoo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. In December in Porvoo, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Stromforsin Ruukki
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence and then stop by Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa).

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Porvoo to Helsinki by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for home on the 7th (Fri).

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping
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Neighborhood
Katajanokka
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