22 days in Rovaniemi & Turku Itinerary

22 days in Rovaniemi & Turku Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
2
Turku
— 13 nights

7
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rovaniemi: Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Ranua Zoo (in Ranua). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online tour planner.

Tromso, Norway to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tromso in July: highs in Rovaniemi hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Pyha-Luosto National Park, Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

13
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 these side-trips from Turku: Hanko (Bellevue Beach, Hanko Water Tower, &more), Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo) and Hameenlinna (Hameenlinna Art Museum, Hame Castle, &more). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, take a memorable tour with Tours, and learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

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Getting from Rovaniemi to Turku by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauma, Naantali, Hanko, Hameenlinna, Raseborg
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

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