27 days in Finland Itinerary

27 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Koli National Park
— 4 nights
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Kuusamo
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
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Levi
— 3 nights
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Inari
— 4 nights
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Tampere
— 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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary app.

Nuremberg, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Nuremberg to Helsinki is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nuremberg in January; daily highs in Helsinki reach -3°C and lows reach -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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

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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.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hit the slopes at Ukko-Koli, enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, hike along Paha-Koli Hill, and stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill.

For photos and other tourist information, read Koli National Park day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Koli National Park with the Route module. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Helsinki in January, with highs in Koli National Park at -9°C and lows at -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielisen Museum ©
Pielisen Museum
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on Era-Susi Huskies - Day Tours, identify plant and animal life at Kuusamo Safaris Day Tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at Rukaland, and test your team's savvy at Escape Room Kuusamo.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kuusamo trip planner.

Getting from Koli National Park to Kuusamo by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Koli National Park in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kuusamo, with lows of -19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

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Wanha Raatesalmi ©
Wanha Raatesalmi
Ruka ©
Ruka
Rukaland ©
Rukaland

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Rovaniemi side-trips: Tatuka Reindeerfarm (in Ylitornio) and Ski Resort Ritavalkea (in Pello). The adventure continues: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and wander the wide-open spaces of Orbas Reindeer Farm.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rovaniemi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Kuusamo to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to -10°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

3
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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: Safaris (in Akaslompolo) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila). Spend the 22nd (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, stroll through Yllas Ski Resort, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, and fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, plan for slightly colder nights in Levi, with lows around -21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Safaris

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Explore Inari's surroundings by going to Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop & Angry Birds Activity Park) and Gold Prospector Museum (in Tankavaara). The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, get great views at Otsamo Fell, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January in Inari, expect temperatures between -11°C during the day and -20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Pori (Juselius Mausoleum & Mysteeri Pori - Escape Room with a Story) and Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna). The adventure continues: boost your wellbeing at Tullin Sauna, enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and get a taste of local nightlife at Tea Shop Veistrom.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere online trip builder.

Do a combination of flight and train from Inari to Tampere in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in January, things will get a bit warmer in Tampere: highs are around -5°C and lows about -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tullin Sauna ©
Tullin Sauna
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

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