4 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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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 13th (Thu): take a stroll through Ullanlinna, contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online travel planner.

Houston, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in June; daily highs in Helsinki reach 65°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): make a trip to Lordi's Square, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in June, you will find days in Rovaniemi are little chillier (60°F), and nights are about the same (46°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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