18 days in Finland Itinerary

18 days in Finland Itinerary

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18 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Turku
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Levi
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Mumbai

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.
Pack the 5th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in April; daily highs in Helsinki reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 7th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko, then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, then look for gifts at Alko, and then explore the wide array of goods at City Sokos.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere online trip itinerary builder .

Take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll through Yyteri Beach and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Pori vacation site .

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Pori sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Change things up with a short trip to Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya (about 56 minutes away). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, see the interesting displays at Sibeliusmuseum, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and admire the natural beauty at Kultaranta Garden.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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 13th (Sat): make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, then don't miss a visit to Snow Village, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

Make your Levi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Turku to Levi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Turku in April, things will get slightly colder in Levi: highs are around 3°C and lows about -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Adventure Trails

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

Make your Akaslompolo itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Levi to Akaslompolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark.

For maps and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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