15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 1 night
2
Saariselka
— 3 nights
3
Oulu
— 1 day
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
5
Turku
— 2 nights
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Levi travel planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Levi is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Levi at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Tours

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 ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Let the collections at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Gold Prospector Museum capture your imagination. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and Hippupuoti Gift Shop. Change things up with a short trip to Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church in Inari (about 1h 10 min away). There's more to do: have a few drinks at Saariselka Bowling and pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka road trip website.

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Saariselka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
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. On the 15th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli, stroll through Nallikari Beach, admire the striking features of Oulu Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, and finally shop like a local with Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus.

To find out how to plan a trip to Oulu, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Saariselka to Oulu in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Saariselka in December, expect Oulu to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo
Oulu Cathedral ©
Oulu Cathedral

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): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, admire the masterpieces at Hiekka Art Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at Laukko Manor, and finally view the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

Traveling by train from Oulu to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, thenstay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and finally get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Turku road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites 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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Galerie Forsblom. For shopping fun, head to Hakaniemi Market or Okra. And it doesn't end there: visit Katajanokka, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

Discover how to plan a Helsinki trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

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 °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to 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 ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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