23 days in Finland Itinerary

23 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Mikkeli
— 2 nights
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Koli National Park
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
5
Levi
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— 3 nights
7
Turku
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker app.

Santa Fe, Argentina to Helsinki is an approximately 35-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Santa Fe to Helsinki. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Santa Fe in November; daily highs in Helsinki reach 5°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Helsinki

Find places to stay Nov 9 — 13:
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 14th (Sat), take a memorable drive along Puumalan Lake, head outdoors with Lietvesi Scenic Road, then make a trip to Viewing Platform in Puumala, and finally take in the views from Puumalansalmen silta ja nakoalahissi. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Pursialan hiidenkirnu, get great views at Naisvuori Observation Tower, explore the venue of Konsertti-ja Kongressitalo Mikaeli, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mikkeli Rural Parish Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mikkeli Cathedral, and finally learn about all things military at Communications Centre Lokki.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mikkeli day trip website.

Drive from Helsinki to Mikkeli in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Mikkeli sees daily highs of 2°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 13 — 15:
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Puumalan Lake ©
Puumalan Lake
Communications Centre Lokki
Communications Centre Lokki
Mikkeli Cathedral ©
Mikkeli Cathedral

3
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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koli National Park: Joensuu (Joensuun Taidemuseo Onni & Pohjois-Karjalan museo Hilma). There's much more to do: fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, look for gifts at Koli Shop Retkitupa, take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, and get outside with Neitikoski Rapids.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Koli National Park day trip planning tool.

Getting from Mikkeli to Koli National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in November, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 15 — 18:
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielisen Museum ©
Pielisen Museum
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids

3
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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Pello and see Ski Resort Ritavalkea, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Koli National Park in November, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between -2°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 18 — 21:
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 22nd (Sun), fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort and then hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, then don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and finally make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

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Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect little chillier with lows of -11°C in Levi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

3
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Tampere side-trips: Hameenlinna (Hameenlinnan Kaupungin Raatihuone & Birthplace of Jean Sibelius), The Parola Armour Museum (in Parola) and Visavuori (in Valkeakoski). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, take an in-depth tour of Emil Aaltosen Museo, and stroll through Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

Make your Tampere itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Levi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In November, Tampere is somewhat warmer than Levi - with highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Visavuori ©
Visavuori
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Spas

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Kultaranta Garden, then examine the collection at Louhisaari Manor, then examine the collection at Bonk Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Turku tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Turku are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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