15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pune
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Mustasaari
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h 30 min
6
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Pune

5
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 14th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

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Pune, India to Helsinki is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery A, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, then get your game on at Moomin World, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naantali Church.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Turku travel route builder app.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Naantali
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari day trip planning tool.

Drive from Turku to Mustasaari in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In January in Mustasaari, expect temperatures between -4°C during the day and -11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
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 20th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally take some stellar pictures from Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Levi Ski Resort.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Levi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mustasaari in January, with highs in Levi at -11°C and lows at -21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can take a bus to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): stroll through Ruka, stop by Shopping Center Kumpare, and then stop by Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuusamo trip itinerary site.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Kuusamo by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In January in Kuusamo, expect temperatures between -10°C during the day and -19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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