15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Cebu City, Cebu Island
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Cebu City, Cebu Island

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 16th (Sun), get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, and then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience the excitement of Feelapland, then look for gifts at LAURI, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip maker site .

Cebu City, Philippines to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cebu City to Rovaniemi is minus 6 hours. In December, Rovaniemi is cooler than Cebu City - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Theme Parks
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Feelapland ©
Feelapland
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, make a trip to Snow Village, relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and finally get your game on at Kid's Land.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
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 20th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Tampere takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in December: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 0°C and lows are around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 22nd (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Joella, then get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, and then get your game on at Moomin World. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then cool off at JukuPark Turku.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Turku online journey planner .

Traveling by train from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Kids will enjoy Nuuksio National Park and Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki road trip tool .

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In December in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church

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