15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
3
Inari
— 3 nights
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Ranua and see Ranua Zoo, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle, see Santa Claus Office, and look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planning website.

Los Angeles, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 10 hour difference. In December, Rovaniemi is much colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 22°F and lows of 11°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Levi to Kittila to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage about 46 minutes away. Spend the 23rd (Wed) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°F, and evening lows to 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Kongas
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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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. Explore Inari's surroundings by going to Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop & Angry Birds Activity Park). And it doesn't end there: get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Inari trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Levi to Inari by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are 21°F, while nighttime lows are 6°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Saariselka
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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.
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, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church.

Make your Helsinki itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Inari to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Inari in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 37°F, while lows dip to 27°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Pyhan Laurin kirkko
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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