15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
4
Tornio
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Pack the 30th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki online itinerary planner.

Atlanta, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Atlanta to Helsinki. When traveling from Atlanta in December, plan for much colder days in Helsinki, with highs around 37°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get a bit cooler in Tampere: highs are around 31°F and lows about 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

3
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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.
Family-friendly places like Levi Ski Resort and Elan Ski Shop & Rental will thrill your kids. When in Levi, make a side trip to see Nature & Wildlife Tours in Kittila, approximately Kittila away. And it doesn't end there: get your game on at Kids' Land, stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, get in on the family fun at Levi Huskypark, and take some stellar pictures from Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Levi attractions planning website.

Traveling by flight from Tampere to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. In January, Levi is little chillier than Tampere - with highs of 15°F and lows of -1°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tornio.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Levi Huskypark ©
Levi Huskypark

1
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Tornio

Tornio ©
Tornio is a city and municipality in Lapland, Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church, take an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, and then try out the rides at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda.

To see photos and more tourist information, read Tornio day trip tool.

Getting from Levi to Tornio by car takes about 4 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Levi in January since evenings lows in Tornio dip to 7°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tornio

Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Claus Village and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Ranua and see Ranua Zoo, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, get in on the family fun at Moomin Snowcastle, hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tornio to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 16°F, while at night they dip to 6°F. On the 10th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 6 — 10:
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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