14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Porvoo
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 1 night
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Kemi
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
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Levi
— 1 night
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Inari
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Porvoo travel app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Porvoo is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Porvoo. Traveling from Dubai in December, expect Porvoo to be cooler, temps between 1°C and -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Porvoo

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Pieni Suklaatehdas ©
Pieni Suklaatehdas

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and then have fun at Pyynikki's Swim Hall.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tampere itinerary tool.

Getting from Porvoo to Tampere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Tampere are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Kemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Fun & Games
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Pyynikki's Swim Hall ©
Pyynikki's Swim Hall

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Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Escape the urban bustle at Kotielainpuisto Arkadia and Kukkolankoski. Pack the 24th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church, admire the striking features of Kemi Church, and explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kemi driving holiday planning app.

Do a combination of train and flight from Tampere to Kemi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tampere in December: high temperatures in Kemi hover around -3°C and lows are around -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 21 — 24:
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi route maker tool.

Drive from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Levi online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Adventure · Winter Sports · Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 27th (Fri), examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Inari trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Inari sees daily highs of -7°C and lows of -17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Visit Bellevue Beach and Aurinkolahti Beach for some beach relaxation. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and take a stroll through Katajanokka.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in December, expect nights in Helsinki to be much warmer, around -3°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach

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