16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Levi
— 2 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
5
Turku
— 2 nights
6
Tampere
— 3 nights

2
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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.
On the 28th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, then get a dose of the wild on Tundra Huskies Husky Safaris, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi road trip planner.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Luxembourg City in November, with highs in Levi at -3°C and lows at -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Levi Huskypark, Giewont Husky Adventures
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 29:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

3
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, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, have fun at Angry Birds Park, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -2°C, and evening lows to -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
On the 3rd (Thu), fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, then examine the collection at Koli Nature Centre Ukko, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Koli Relax Spa. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, then see the interesting displays at Pielisen Museum, and finally make a trip to Paateri.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Koli National Park itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, Koli National Park is somewhat warmer at night with lows of -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Koli
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielisen Museum ©
Pielisen Museum
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki road trip site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Koli National Park in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 7:
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 8th (Tue), add some adventure to your tour with Aavameri, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Turku route builder tool.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Vaski Adventure Island
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 9:
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Change things up with a short trip to Ahvenisto in Hameenlinna (about 54 minutes away). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, boost your wellbeing at Tullin Sauna, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in December, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ahvenisto, Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 12:
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tullin Sauna ©
Tullin Sauna
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

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