15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
4
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
5
Kotka
— 2 nights
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see Santa Claus Office, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, thenstroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, thenstop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner.

Denver, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Denver to Rovaniemi. Expect colder weather when traveling from Denver in March: highs in Rovaniemi hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

2
nights
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 14th (Thu): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, stroll through Yllas Ski Resort, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and then identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi day trip website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Terranova, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ojberget, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Saltkaret, and finally take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Vaasa trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Levi to Vaasa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Levi in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Vaasa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Mustasaari
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Ojberget ©
Ojberget
Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, hike along Paha-Koli Hill, stroll through Akka-Koli Hill, and contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Koli National Park trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Vaasa to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In March, daytime highs in Koli National Park are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids
Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, thensee the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, and finally stroll around Palotorninvuori Park. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, have fun at Katariina Seaside Park, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally walk around Riverside Park.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kotka attractions app.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Kotka takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In March, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry

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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 25th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and stroll around Observatory Hill Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki itinerary maker app.

Getting from Kotka to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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