21 days in Finland Itinerary

21 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Saariselka
— 4 nights
3
Levi
— 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.
Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. Pack the 23rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki sightseeing planner.

Perth, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Traveling from Perth to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Perth in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vantaa Art Museum, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saariselka: Inari (Inari Reindeer Farm, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's still lots to do: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and join in the after-dark buzz at Saariselka Bowling.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Saariselka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. When traveling from Helsinki in December, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Saariselka: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). Spend the 30th (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. And it doesn't end there: hit the slopes at Kids' Land, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi travel route site.

Getting from Saariselka to Levi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Rovaniemi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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