5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

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.
Pack the 26th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and take an in-depth tour of Alvar Aalto's studio.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki. Traveling from Copenhagen in December, expect Helsinki to be little chillier, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip app.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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