13 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

13 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

5
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.
Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temppeliaukio Church and The National Museum of Finland. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip tool.

New York City, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Helsinki is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in March; daily highs in Helsinki reach 37°F and lows reach 23°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Keep things going the next day: glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in March; daily highs in Levi reach 31°F and lows reach 16°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Pyhatunturi takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Levi in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Pyhatunturi, with lows of 11°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then catch a live event at Lappi Areena, and finally explore the world behind art at Korundi House of Culture. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. Traveling from Pyhatunturi in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rovaniemi, with lows of 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Korundi House of Culture ©
Korundi House of Culture

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