16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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16 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  17​h
1
Lahti
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h
6
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
day
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, then make a trip to Musical Fountain, and then have fun at Hohtokeila Lahti.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lahti driving holiday tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Lahti is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Eastern European Time is minus 6 hours. In November, Lahti is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping Fun & Games
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain ©
Musical Fountain
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, then fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, then look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and finally enjoy some diversion at Action Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Saariselka planning app .

Getting from Lahti to Saariselka by combination of train, flight, and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lahti in November; daily highs in Saariselka reach -3°C and lows reach -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Fun & Games Trails Museums

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and then relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Keep things going the next day: hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Levi itinerary maker app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Trails Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 29th (Thu), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, and finally enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at SantaPark, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel planning tool .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to 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 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Tours
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Safaris
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 1st (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari road trip app .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in December, with highs in Mustasaari at 0°C and lows at -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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2
nights
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 2nd (Sun): gain insight at Turku Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Ett Hem Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Turku trip planner .

You can drive from Mustasaari to Turku in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. December in Turku sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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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.
Shop till you drop at Hakaniemi Market and Flamingo Entertainment Centre. Get in touch with nature at Korkeasaari Zoo and Aurinkolahti Beach. Pack the 8th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, make a trip to Senate Square, look for gifts at Marimekko, and steep yourself in history at Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To find out how to plan a trip to Helsinki, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Kamppi Shopping Centre ©
Kamppi Shopping Centre