18 days in Finland Itinerary

18 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Porvoo
— 2 nights
3
Oulu
— 5 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

6
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bellevue Beach and Room Escape Games. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Raseborg (Fagervik Church & Ekenas Archipelago National Park). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Villa Gyllenberg, make a trip to Hakaniemi Market, and stroll around The Esplanadi Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour itinerary maker app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in March, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Raseborg, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Bellevue Beach, Tapiola Golf
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 26th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Stromforsin Ruukki, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko, then contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, and finally shop like a local with Nasin Kartanon Galleria. On the next day, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill, then admire the masterpieces at Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, and finally explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Porvoo day trip planning website.

Drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Porvoo sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Hiidenkirnut, Loviisan kirkko, Stromforsin Ruukki, Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo
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The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki

5
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus and Luovon Puoji. Get some cultural insight at Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral and Kauppahalli. Explore Oulu's surroundings by going to Kemi Church (in Kemi) and Kierikki Stone Age Centre (in Yli-Ii). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church, see the interesting displays at Oulun Taidemuseo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and head outdoors with Superpark Oulu.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Oulu holiday planner.

Getting from Porvoo to Oulu by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March in Oulu, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kemi Church, Kierikki Stone Age Centre, Haukipudas Church, Luovon Puoji
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Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo ©
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Haukipudas Church ©
Haukipudas Church

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Do some cultural sightseeing at German Soldier s Cemetery and Arktikum. Explore hidden gems such as LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and Auttikongas. And it doesn't end there: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning app.

You can take a train from Oulu to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Safaris
Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas

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