15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 day
2
Kemi
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
4
Saariselka
— 3 nights
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to SkyWheel Helsinki, steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally stroll through The Esplanadi Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in February, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 0°C and -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park

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Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kotielainpuisto Arkadia and Tornio Church. Get out of town with these interesting Kemi side-trips: Haukipudas Church (in Haukipudas), Oulu Climbing Centre (in Oulu) and Kierikki Stone Age Centre (in Yli-Ii). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kemi Church, and get in on the excitement at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda.

Plan trip to Kemi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Helsinki to Kemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Helsinki in February, with highs in Kemi at -4°C and lows at -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Tornio, Haukipudas Church, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia, Oulu Climbing Centre, Kierikki Stone Age Centre
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Oulu Climbing Centre ©
Oulu Climbing Centre
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Lordi's Square. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, stroll through Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip maker site.

Getting from Kemi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Explore hidden gems such as Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church). The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Saariselka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in February, Saariselka is slightly colder at night with lows of -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Katajanokka and Porvoo Old Town. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Heureka (in Vantaa), Cathedral of Porvoo (in Porvoo) and Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower (in Tampere). Explore Helsinki further: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the striking features of The National Library of Finland, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online travel planner.

Getting from Saariselka to Helsinki by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Saariselka in February; daily highs in Helsinki reach 0°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Porvoo, Heureka, Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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