16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Levi
— 3 nights
2
Tampere
— 3 nights
3
Turku
— 3 nights
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Ounasjoki - River for activities and Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins. Take a break from the city and head to Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. Get out of town with these interesting Levi side-trips: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Jemes Sport (in Yllasjarvi). There's more to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Levi trip planner.

Tampa, USA to Levi is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Levi is 7 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Tampa in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Yllas Ski Resort, Jemes Sport
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Step out of the city life by going to Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Rauhaniemi Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vitikkala Manor and St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampere: Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala) and Holy Cross Church (in Parola). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, and contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

Start your trip to Tampere by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Levi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in December; daily highs in Tampere reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, Holy Cross Church, Vitikkala Manor, St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Holy Cross Church ©
Holy Cross Church
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa ©
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Turku Castle and Archangel Michael's church. Get outdoors at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Bike Rental - by Carfield. Take a break from Turku with a short trip to Mathildedalin Kylapanimo in Salo, about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and visit Naantali Old Town.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Step out of the city life by going to Bellevue Beach and Nuuksio National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Inkoon kirkko (in Inkoo) and Linden Esplanade (in Kotka). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate the long history of Pohjolan toimitalo.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bellevue Beach, Nuuksio National Park, Inkoon kirkko, Linden Esplanade
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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