15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Inari
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
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Rukatunturi
— 1 night

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki tour planner.

Wuhan, China to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from China Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Wuhan in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, and then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer and then take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari tour planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Inari in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Helsinki in December: highs in Inari hover around -7°C, while lows dip to -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Powerun Adventures (in Kolari) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). Spend the 8th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Levi route builder site.

You can fly from Inari to Levi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Levi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Winter Sports

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
5.0

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ski Resort Ritavalkea (in Pello) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online travel route planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Rukatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Theme Parks

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Zoo
Ranua Zoo
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History Museum
Arktikum
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Rukatunturi

Rukatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Kuusamo Safaris Day Tours, then get a dose of the wild on Era-Susi Huskies - Day Tours, then admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Rukaland.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rukatunturi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Rukatunturi in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Rukatunturi can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rukatunturi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Spas

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Spa
Rukaland
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