16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Luosto
— 1 night
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 2 nights
6
Turku
— 2 nights
7
Kimito Island
— 1 night
8
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): make a trip to Lordi's Square, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi travel route planner.

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. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Museums
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
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Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Luosto online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Luosto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, plan for little chillier nights in Luosto, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mustasaari visit website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Luosto to Mustasaari. Traveling from Luosto in December, expect Mustasaari to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, stop by Porin Kauppahalli, thentake an in-depth tour of Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pori trip maker.

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Pori takes 3 hours. December in Pori sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo ©

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thencontemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tampere sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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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.
On the 23rd (Sun), walk around Kultaranta Garden, get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenbrowse the collection at Turku City Library, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): kick back and relax at Vepsa Island and then explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Turku trip builder site.

Drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kultaranta Garden, 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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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Archipelago National Park.

Plan my trip to Kimito Island with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Kimito Island sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

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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 29th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach.

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

Drive from Kimito Island to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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