15 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

15 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Levi
— 9 nights
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Helsinki
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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.
On the 9th (Sun), make a trip to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, see Santa Claus Office, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally have fun at Angry Birds Park.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online vacation planner.

Ancona, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Ancona to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. Traveling from Ancona in May, you will find days in Rovaniemi are much colder (12°C), and nights are little chillier (3°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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History Museum
Arktikum
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Angry Birds Park
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Enontekio (Enontekio Church & Jyppyra lookout), Kittila (Lapland Hotels SnowVillage & Taatsin seita) and Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Pakasaivo, &more). Spend the 11th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ounasjoki - River for activities, admire the masterpieces at Sarestoniemi Museum, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and take in the pleasant sights at Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Levi vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Levi, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Levi to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in May, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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