19 days in Lapland, Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

19 days in Lapland, Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 1 night
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 5 nights
4
Helsinki
— 8 nights

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Here are some ideas for day two: get interesting insight from Levi Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip app.

Quebec City, Canada to Levi is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Quebec City to Levi. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Quebec City in June: high temperatures in Levi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Outdoors Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Urho Kekkonen National Park and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bellevue Beach and Vepsa Island. Explore hidden gems such as Old Rauma and Turku City Library. Take a break from Turku with a short trip to Hanko Water Tower in Hanko, about 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, take a tour of Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and don't miss a visit to Naantali Old Town.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Saariselka to Turku in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Saariselka in June, you will find days in Turku are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hanko, Kauppakeskus Mylly, Old Rauma, Naantali Old Town
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Turun Kauppahalli ©
Turun Kauppahalli
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

8
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hakaniemi Market and Brunberg Candy Factory Shop. For shopping fun, head to Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa) or Galleria Lapinlahti. Venture out of the city with trips to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Porvoo (Telegrafberget, Cathedral of Porvoo, &more) and Aurlahti Beach (in Lohja). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Nuuksio National Park, Aurlahti Beach
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop

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