19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Bus:  5 h 30 min
4
Kemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Singapore

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Löyly Helsinki, Sibelius Monument and Lux Helsinki. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki online trip itinerary maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Spas
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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.
When in Levi, make a side trip to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, approximately Kittila away. Spend the 24th (Thu) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's lots more to do: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, stop by Inghams Mini Husky Experience, look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and browse the exhibits of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi online route planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, Levi is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Samiland ©
Samiland
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka trip site.

Getting from Levi to Saariselka by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Kemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Inari
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

2
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Sampo Icebreaker has been added to your itinerary.

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You can drive from Saariselka to Kemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Saariselka in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Kemi, with lows around -11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Thu) before leaving for Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Historic Sites
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Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
Sampo Icebreaker ©
Sampo Icebreaker

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Rovaniemi Church and Church of Sodankyla. Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Luosto to see Amethyst Mine Lapland about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip site.

Getting from Kemi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C at night. On the 4th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Amethyst Mine Lapland, Church of Sodankyla
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church