23 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

23 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Taipei
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 12 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Taipei

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). Pack the 23rd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip maker.

Taipei, Taiwan to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Taipei to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Taipei in August, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

12
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto), Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Luosto (in Sodankyla). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, admire the sheer force of Auttikongas, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in August: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Kemi, Amethyst Mine Lapland, Pyha-Luosto National Park, Luosto
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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