14 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary
14 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary
Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner
Route & dates
Fly + Bus: 18 h 15 min
Rovaniemi— 3 nights
Drive: 2 h 15 min
Levi— 2 nights
Bus + Foot + Fly: 4 h 15 min
Helsinki— 7 nights
Fly: 15 h 15 min
Official Hometown of Santa Claus
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 Auttikongas and Safaris. Bring the kids along to SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Snowman World Igloo Hotel. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, and see Santa Claus Office.
To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip site.
Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. In December, Rovaniemi is colder than Singapore - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.
Things to do in Rovaniemi
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Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Samiland and then identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.
For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Levi travel planner.
Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Levi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.
Things to do in Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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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.Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Old Market Hall and Sibelius Hall. You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.
To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki journey planner.
Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
Nuuksio National Park, Flamingo Entertainment Center, Sibelius Hall
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