17 days in Finland Itinerary

17 days in Finland Itinerary

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17 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Levi
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

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 theme parks, museums, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip planning app .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from London in March; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -1°C and lows reach -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi by car takes about 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in March since evenings lows in Pyhatunturi dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks Nature
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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 out of town with these interesting Levi side-trips: Snow Village (in Kittila) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). On the 22nd (Fri), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Levi trip site .

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vaasa trip itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Vaasa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Levi in March, Vaasa is somewhat warmer at night with lows of -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross & Old Rauma). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get your game on at Moomin World, and soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip planner .

You can drive from Vaasa to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauma, Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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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.
Pack the 28th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki visit planner.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In March in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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