14 days in Helsinki, Turku & Rovaniemi Itinerary

14 days in Helsinki, Turku & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 8 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
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Helsinki

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

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Oulu to Helsinki is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Oulu in February; daily highs in Helsinki reach 0°C and lows reach -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

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Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

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History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
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Turku Castle
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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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.
Get some cultural insight at Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre. The adventure continues: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

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Fly from Turku to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Turku in March, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between -1°C and -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors
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History Museum
Arktikum
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