17 days in Finland Itinerary

17 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Inari
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
5
Pyhatunturi
— 3 nights

5
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.
Do your shopping at Hakaniemi Market and Pentik Arabiakeskus Outlet. Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo. Venture out of the city with trips to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). Spend the 24th (Tue) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Katajanokka, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online tour builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 19°C and 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Arboretum Mustila, Bellevue Beach, Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 26th (Thu), tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Inari online vacation planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Inari by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in September, expect Inari to be slightly colder, temps between 13°C and 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

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.
On the 28th (Sat), look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then take an in-depth tour of Samiland, and finally stroll through Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Sarestoniemi Museum, then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Levi road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kittila, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Sarestoniemi Museum
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Sarestoniemi Museum ©
Sarestoniemi Museum
Samiland ©
Samiland

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 30th (Mon), head outdoors with Seven Fells Up. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, then steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, then examine the collection at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo day trip planning app.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Muonio
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Muonion Kotiseutumuseo ©
Muonion Kotiseutumuseo

3
nights
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction and then take in the history at Joutsijarven Bunkkerit.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pyhatunturi route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Pyhatunturi takes 3 hours. October in Pyhatunturi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Luosto, Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction, Joutsijarven Bunkkerit
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction ©
Salla Museum of War & Reconstruction

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