16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 5 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: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -2°C and lows are around -7°C. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Fun & Games
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History Museum
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and then take an in-depth tour of Samiland.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Levi road trip planning site.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Levi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -15°C at night. On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Museums · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library. On the next day, get your game on at Moomin World, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Turku travel route website.

You can fly from Levi to Turku in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Levi in December: high temperatures in Turku hover around 1°C and lows are around -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

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Castle
Turku Castle
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): try out the rides at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): take in the views from Hameensilta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere day trip planning website.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Tampere sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
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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.
Pack the 10th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tampere in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks
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