31 days in Finland Itinerary

31 days in Finland Itinerary

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31 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  7​h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Naantali
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Turku
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Tervakoski
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Kymenlaakso
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h
7
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
8
Oulu
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
9
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Levi
— 3 nights
11
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Singapore


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3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Hietaranta Beach and Aurinkolahden Uimaranta Beach. Fortress of Suomenlinna and Kallio Church will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at Yrjonkadun Swimming Hall, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukion Church, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take a stroll through Katajanokka.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 0°C and -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, then stroll through Kultaranta Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naantali Church, and finally have fun at Moomin World. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Nagu Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sjalo church, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset, then make a trip to Korpo Weather Radar, and finally examine the collection at Louhisaari Manor.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naantali vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Naantali takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Naantali

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Nagu, Louhisaari Manor, Korpo Weather Radar
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Naantali Church ©
Naantali Church
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor
Moomin World ©
Moomin World

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Turku Cathedral and Turku Castle. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to ArtBank, see the interesting displays at Sibeliusmuseum, enjoy the sea views from Utö Åland Islands, and admire the masterpieces at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Turku travel itinerary creator.

Turku is very close to Naantali. In December, daytime highs in Turku are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

ArtBank
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

2
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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 15th (Fri), examine the collection at Postal Museum, see the interesting displays at Lenin Museum, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally examine the collection at Sara Hilden Art Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Tampere City Library, Metso, admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museums Moominvalley, get engrossed in the history at Emil Aaltosen Museo, see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, then examine the collection at Spy Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Hameensilta.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tervakoski.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo)
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

2
nights
Tervakoski

Tervakoski ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): examine the collection at Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum), contemplate the long history of Sibelius Birthplace, see the interesting displays at Parola Tank Museum, step into the grandiose world of Hame Castle, then play a few rounds at Linna Golf & Country Club, and finally stroll through Aulanko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ristinkirkko, examine the collection at Lahti Ski Museum, then steep yourself in history at Ainola (Jean Sibelius House), and finally admire the masterpieces at Halosenniemi Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Tervakoski vacation builder.

You can drive from Tampere to Tervakoski in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Tervakoski, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kymenlaakso.

Things to do in Tervakoski

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Lahti, Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum), Parola Tank Museum, Halosenniemi Museum
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Lahti Ski Museum ©
Lahti Ski Museum
Parola Tank Museum ©
Parola Tank Museum

3
nights
Kymenlaakso

Kymenlaakso ©
Kymenlaakso is a region in Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kymenlaakso: Pihamaa Estate & Winery (in Asikkala), World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Boar Mill (in Verla), Hamina (Hamina Old Town & Hamina Town Hall), Repovesi National Park (in Kouvola) and Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden, Maritime Centre Vellamo, & more).

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kymenlaakso trip itinerery planner.

Drive from Tervakoski to Kymenlaakso in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kymenlaakso can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Kymenlaakso

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Pihamaa Estate & Winery
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): stroll through Ruka, stop by Shopping Center Kumpare, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Salla Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then get outside with Karhunkierros, and then look for gifts at Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Kuusamo holiday planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Kymenlaakso to Kuusamo in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Kymenlaakso in December, with highs in Kuusamo at -7°C and lows at -14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Oulu.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Salla Ski Resort
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Salla Ski Resort ©
Salla Ski Resort
Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

2
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Kauppahalli, see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, then enjoy some diversion at Tietomaa, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the next day, examine the collection at Kierikki Stone Age Centre, steep yourself in history at Oulu Cathedral, then stroll through Ainolan Puisto, then see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, and finally explore the world behind art at Oulun Taidemuseo.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Oulu itinerary builder.

Take a bus from Kuusamo to Oulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Kuusamo in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of -10°C in Oulu. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Kierikki Stone Age Centre
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Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo
Kierikki Stone Age Centre ©
Kierikki Stone Age Centre
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo ©
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo

5
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
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: Ranua Zoo (in Ranua), Luosto (Amethyst Mine Lapland & Kopara Reindeer Park) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, stop by Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerery planner.

Traveling by train from Oulu to Rovaniemi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Luosto, Ranua Zoo, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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.
When in Levi, make a side trip to see The Sarestoniemi Museum in Kittila, approximately 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get engrossed in the history at Samiland, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Levi online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Levi when traveling from Rovaniemi in December, with lows around -15°C. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kittila, Levi Huskypark, Yllas Ski Resort
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Winter Laser World - Levi ©
Winter Laser World - Levi

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nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, get outside with Lake Inari, and then examine the collection at Siida.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Inari custom trip planner.

You can drive from Levi to Inari in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to -12°C, and evening lows to -20°C. On the 4th (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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