14 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

14 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
2
Helsinki
— 8 nights

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Auttikongas. Family-friendly places like Syvasenvaara Fell and Arktikum will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rovaniemi: Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Korouoma Canyon (in Posio). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut, wander the wide-open spaces of Napapiirin Porofarmi, and let the kids burn off some steam at Angry Birds Park.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Zurich to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, Rovaniemi is a bit cooler than Zurich - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pyha-Luosto National Park, Korouoma Canyon
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Safaris
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon

8
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.
Bring the kids along to Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Nuuksio National Park. Step out of the city life by going to Bellevue Beach and Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Teijo National Park in Pernio--about 1h 55 min away. Pack the 20th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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Getting from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

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

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