15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
5
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h
End: Chennai

2
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.
Pack the 13th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, admire the natural beauty at Observatory Hill Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip builder .

Chennai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Chennai to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Chennai in April: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 9°C and lows are around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Vaasa online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Helsinki to Vaasa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April in Vaasa, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Levi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Vaasa in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Levi: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at LAURI, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, museums, wildlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama, enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, and trek along Paha-Koli Hill.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Koli National Park day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 22nd (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, then look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Santalahti Nature Trail, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Katariina Seaside Park. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museum of Aviation, go for a walk through Ankkapurha Culture Park, don't miss a visit to Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Linden Esplanade, and finally step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kotka online route planner .

Drive from Koli National Park to Kotka in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, daytime highs in Kotka are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral, Ankkapurha Culture Park, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Ankkapurha Culture Park ©
Ankkapurha Culture Park

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