3 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland vacation planner

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Helsinki
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Rovaniemi

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Helsinki

— 2 nights

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, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, make a trip to Senate Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. Expect a daytime high around 26°F in January, and nighttime lows around 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to fly to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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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.
You've now added Fishing Charters & Tours to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online road trip planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in February, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between 22°F and 14°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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