14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Rovaniemi
1
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Rovaniemi

7
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Arktikum and Church of Sodankyla. Change things up with these side-trips from Rovaniemi: Korouoma Canyon (in Posio), The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley (in Tornio) and Sampo Icebreaker (in Kemi). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi road trip app.

In May, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Korouoma Canyon, The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, Tatuka Reindeerfarm, Sampo Icebreaker
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Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley

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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Pack the 29th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in May, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Turku

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 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenget a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, thenstep aboard Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenbrowse the collection at Turku City Library, and finally explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum.

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Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

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