15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive to Vaasa Airport, Fly to Rovaniemi Airport
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive
5
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive to Kittilä Airport, Fly to Tampa International Airport

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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.
Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki vacation planner.

Tampa, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Tampa to Helsinki. Traveling from Tampa in December, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 37°F and lows about 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:
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3
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and Rauma (Old Rauma & The Church of the Holy Cross). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, and enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. December in Turku sees daily highs of 34°F and lows of 25°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5

1
night
Mustasaari

Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mustasaari day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Turku to Mustasaari takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In December, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 32°F, while at night they dip to 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 1st (Tue), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Mustasaari in January, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between 16°F and 6°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 2:
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
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 3rd (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally take an in-depth tour of Samiland.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in January since evenings lows in Levi dip to -1°F. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 5:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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