23 days in Finland Itinerary

23 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Hameenlinna
— 2 nights
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
5
Vaasa
— 2 nights
6
Luosto
— 1 night
7
Saariselka
— 4 nights
8
Muonio
— 2 nights
9
Levi
— 3 nights
10
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

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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. Traveling from Singapore in November, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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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.
On the 25th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. On your second day here, get your game on at Moomin World, then examine the collection at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Turku itinerary builder.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turun Kauppahalli ©
Turun Kauppahalli

2
nights
Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): learn about all things military at The Parola Armour Museum, examine the collection at Vankilamuseo, then step into the grandiose world of Hame Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Militaria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum), see the interesting displays at The Finnish Railway Museum, then contemplate the long history of Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, and finally walk around Aulanko.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Hameenlinna tour itinerary app.

Getting from Turku to Hameenlinna by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Hameenlinna, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Finnish Railway Museum, The Parola Armour Museum, Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum)
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
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Museo Militaria ©
Museo Militaria
The Parola Armour Museum ©
The Parola Armour Museum
Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum) ©

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 29th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy breathtaking views from Nasinneula Tower, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hameenlinna to Tampere takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Tampere are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Terranova and then cool off at Tropiclandia.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa travel planner.

Getting from Tampere to Vaasa by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Luosto.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 2:
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Tropiclandia ©
Tropiclandia

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): go deep underground at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

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

Fly from Vaasa to Luosto in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Vaasa in December, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Luosto: temperatures range from -8°C by day to -17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Saariselka.
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Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

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 (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center & The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip planner.

You can drive from Luosto to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 7:
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

2
nights
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo, then make a trip to Jyppyra lookout, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Enontekio Church.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Muonio road trip app.

You can drive from Saariselka to Muonio in 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Muonio are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Muonio

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Enontekio, Akaslompolo Sportshop
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Enontekio Church ©
Enontekio Church
Jyppyra lookout ©
Jyppyra lookout
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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.
Take a break from Levi with a short trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage in Kittila, about 46 minutes away. Spend the 10th (Mon) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Levi trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Muonio to Levi takes an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Levi Huskypark
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 13th (Thu), see Santa Claus Office, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then get curious at Pilke Science Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 14:
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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