14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 3 nights
4
Turku
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi itinerary maker.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. In February, Rovaniemi is much colder than Dubai - with highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, then get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saariselka, with lows of -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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.
For shopping fun, head to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery or Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Take a break from the city and head to Levi Ski Resort and Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. When in Levi, make a side trip to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, approximately Kittila away. There's more to do: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land and join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Levi trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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 1st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli. On the next day, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

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Traveling by flight from Levi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Levi in February, with highs in Turku at 0°C and lows at -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and Kansallisgalleria. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: look for gifts at Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online attractions planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in March, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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