25 days in Helsinki Region & Lapland Itinerary

25 days in Helsinki Region & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 8 nights
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Posio
— 2 nights
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Pyhatunturi
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 4 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 5 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Hiidenkirnut (in Askola) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip planning site.

Rennes, France to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Traveling from Rennes to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Rennes, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Posio.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon and then take in the exciting artwork at Pentik Hill. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Posio trip builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Posio. Traveling from Helsinki in June, expect Posio to be little chillier, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping
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Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pentik Hill ©
Pentik Hill

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Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Kopara Reindeer Park and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, then look for all kinds of wild species at Luosto Adventures, and finally fly down the slopes at Pyhatunturi.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pyhatunturi trip builder website.

You can drive from Posio to Pyhatunturi in 2.5 hours. June in Pyhatunturi sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Luosto ©
Luosto

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Juutua Nature Trail, Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, &more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruijanpolku Trail, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka road trip site.

You can drive from Pyhatunturi to Saariselka in 2.5 hours. June in Saariselka sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Levi: Muonio (Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Sarkitunturi, &more) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Kittila). The adventure continues: grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort, take in the pleasant sights at Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, and relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Levi online trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Levi are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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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.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and have fun at Santa Claus Office.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 25:
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Angry Birds Park ©
Angry Birds Park

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