5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 1 night
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2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
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Helsinki

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally look for gifts at Marttiini Senaatintori. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally explore the world behind art at Design Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary app.

Zagreb, Croatia to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Zagreb to Helsinki is 1 hour. When traveling from Zagreb in December, plan for little chillier days in Helsinki, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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2
nights
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): get your game on at Kids' Land, get a dose of the wild on Tundra Huskies Husky Safaris, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and finally shop like a local with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

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Getting from Helsinki to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get a bit cooler in Levi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
4.8
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
5.0

1
night
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 2nd (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Fun & Games
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Highlights from your trip
Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1
Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

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