4 days in Finland Itinerary

4 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 2nd (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Rovaniemi. In September, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary site.

Fly from Saariselka to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Saariselka in September, with highs in Helsinki at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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