14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
5
Lahti
— 1 night
train + Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Singapore

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Shop till you drop at Old Market Hall and Marimekko. Pack the 21st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and stroll through Hietaranta Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki journey planning site .

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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 23rd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island and then examine the collection at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Turku trip tool .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Beaches Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): stroll through Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then admire the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Space Bowling & Billiards.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Pori day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Space Bowling & Billiards ©
Space Bowling & Billiards

2
nights
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 26th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and then admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: laugh and play at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Tampere route planner.

Drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampere Art Museum ©
Tampere Art Museum

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): have some family-friendly fun at Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune, then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, then make a trip to Musical Fountain, and finally have fun at Hohtokeila Lahti.

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Drive from Tampere to Lahti in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games Shopping
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Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune ©
Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, and finally snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Lahti to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lahti in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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