14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h
End: Abu Dhabi

6
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.
Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 46 minutes away. Pack the 27th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in November, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then see Santa Claus Office, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi tour itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Helsinki to Rovaniemi by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder 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 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Snow Village (in Kittila). On the 2nd (Sun), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip builder .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Trails Parks

Side Trips

Snow Village, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 5th (Wed), stop by Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, then see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, and finally enjoy some diversion at Action Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Saariselka travel route planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Saariselka, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Fun & Games Winter Sports Nature

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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