5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
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Oulu
— 1 night
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Vaasa
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 1 day

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip tool.

November in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 28°F and lows of 20°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
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Must see
Safaris
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History Museum
Arktikum
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Oulu

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Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stroll through Nallikari Beach, then hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli, then appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi, and finally see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Oulu trip builder site.

Take a train from Rovaniemi to Oulu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in November: high temperatures in Oulu hover around 35°F and lows are around 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums
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Specialty Museum
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo
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Flea Market
Kauppahalli
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Vaasa

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Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 10th (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Vaasa trip planner.

Getting from Oulu to Vaasa by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. November in Vaasa sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 30°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

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Helsinki

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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.
On the 11th (Mon), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

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