14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Train:  10 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Vantaa
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h
End: Singapore

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Helsinki Cathedral, Temppeliaukio Church, Forum Shopping Center, and other attractions you added. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Old Market Hall and Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning website.

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. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. In December, Helsinki is colder than Singapore - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rovaniemi Local History Museum, Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus and Pilke Science Centre. Museum-lovers will appreciate Arktikum and Christmas House Santa. There's much more to do: see Santa Claus Office, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, and have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You've added Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, City Sokos, Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Lenin Museum and then explore the wide array of goods at City Sokos.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip tool.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In December, Tampere is somewhat warmer than Rovaniemi - with highs of 0°C and lows of -6°C. You will leave for Vantaa on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Lenin Museum ©
Lenin Museum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

2
nights
Vantaa

Vantaa ©
Though technically its own city, Vantaa is considered by many to be a Helsinki suburb, and it is where most visitors land when they fly to Finland.
Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Finnish Aviation Museum and then get curious at Heureka.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vantaa online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Tampere to Vantaa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Vantaa are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Vantaa

Museums Childrens Museums
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Heureka ©
Heureka
Finnish Aviation Museum ©
Finnish Aviation Museum