16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
4
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Bus + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

7
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.
Pack the 24th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, wander the streets of Katajanokka, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip itinerary builder.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in April; daily highs in Helsinki reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Aleksanterin Kirkko, see a show at Tampere Hall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere online day trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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 29th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then have fun at Adventure Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: hike along The Archipelago Trail, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Turku road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Levi: Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo), Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila) and Muonio (Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park). And it doesn't end there: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Levi online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Turku to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Turku in May: high temperatures in Levi hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Muonio, Seven Fells Up, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 4th (Fri), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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