5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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

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day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 23rd (Tue), fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery.

For maps and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip planner.

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from New York City in April: highs in Rovaniemi hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenkick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in April, expect nights in Turku to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thenstop by Katajanokka, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, and finally wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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