14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  14​h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
2
Hameenlinna
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Chennai

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Exhibition Centre WeeGee. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Heureka in Vantaa--about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

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Chennai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Chennai to Helsinki is minus 3 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Chennai in April, with highs in Helsinki at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Exhibition Centre WeeGee, Heureka
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

4
nights
Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Bring the kids along to Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Rauhaniemi Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Hameenlinna side-trips: Tampere (Riihiniemen Uimaranta & Room Escape Games), Padasjoen Tuomastornit (in Padasjoki) and Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi (in Forssa).

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hameenlinna trip planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Hameenlinna by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tampere, Padasjoen Tuomastornit, Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi ©
Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Ranua Zoo and Pilke Science Centre will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and see Santa Claus Office.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Hameenlinna to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Hameenlinna in April, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be about the same, around -3°C, while days are little chillier, around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre

3
nights
Rovaniemi

On the 24th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, then have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary planner .

Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Safaris
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Snowman World Igloo Hotel
Moomin Snowcastle ©
Moomin Snowcastle

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