15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Levi
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
Oulu
— 1 day
Fly + train:  4​h 15​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore


1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Levi trip builder tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Levi is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Levi is minus 6 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Trails

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Siida and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gold Prospector Museum and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. On the 13th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida ©
Siida
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

1
day
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli, enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Oulu Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Oulu trip planning website .

Getting from Saariselka to Oulu by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Saariselka in December, with highs in Oulu at -2°C and lows at -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo

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 16th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, explore the world behind art at Hiekka Art Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Laukko Manor, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Oulu to Tampere takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Ett Hem Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and finally explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and then explore the galleries of Turku Castle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku travel itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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