16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14 h
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 45 min
3
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki holiday planner.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in December, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Kylamaki Village of Living History.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Turku driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Vaski Adventure Island, Bellevue Beach, Louhisaari Manor
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

4
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Venture out of the city with trips to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). Spend the 24th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Next up on the itinerary: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Levi vacation builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Turku to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Turku in December, things will get a bit cooler in Levi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library, and explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Parks Museums
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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