5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— Few hours
2
Levi
— Few hours
3
Lahti
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 1 night

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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 23rd (Sun): see Santa Claus Office, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi itinerary planner.

Ubud, Indonesia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Indonesia Time (WITA) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Ubud in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -13°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

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Levi

Levi
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 23rd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi road trip website.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to -6°C, and evening lows to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Levi

Wildlife · Parks
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Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lahti online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Levi to Lahti in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Lahti: highs are around -1°C and lows about -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

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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.
On the 24th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

You can take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Lahti in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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