14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: New York City

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Auttikongas. When in Rovaniemi, make a side trip to see Ranua Zoo in Ranua, approximately Ranua away. It doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum and don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. In March, Rovaniemi is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 30°F and lows of 17°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo

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.
On the 28th (Wed), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Levi online vacation builder.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 31°F, while nighttime lows are 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Trails Adventure

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kurjenrahka National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the collection at Turku City Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Turku holiday planning site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Levi in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Turku: highs are around 38°F and lows about 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. April in Tampere sees daily highs of 45°F and lows of 29°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Arboretum Mustila and Haagan Alppiruusupuisto. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, whizz through the canopy at Adventure Park Zippy, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 47°F, and evening lows to 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Arboretum Mustila
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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