15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Bus:  18 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  6 h 45 min
2
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi itinerary maker app.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 12th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Archipelago National Park.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Rovaniemi to Kimito Island takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. In December, Kimito Island is somewhat warmer than Rovaniemi - with highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 13th (Thu), browse the collection at Turku City Library, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral and then identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Turku itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach and then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum.

Planning Pori trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Suolijarvi Beach, then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Pori to Tampere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

4
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The National Museum of Finland. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Tampere in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Helsinki, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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