16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Turku
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 6 nights

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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.
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, revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi visit app.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). Next up on the itinerary: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Levi trip site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 13 — 16:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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Turku

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 Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Bonk Museum (in Uusikaupunki). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, and get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Turku holiday builder.

You can fly from Levi to Turku in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in December; daily highs in Turku reach 1°C and lows reach -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 16 — 19:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 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 your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 19 — 25:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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