5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Doha
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly + Train:  4 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Doha

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 9th (Wed), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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

Doha, Qatar to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in January, expect Rovaniemi to be much colder, temps between -10°C and -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 10th (Thu), kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach and then stop by Tallipihan Suklaapuoti.

Find out how to plan Tampere trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, Tampere is somewhat warmer than Rovaniemi - with highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tallipihan Suklaapuoti ©
Tallipihan Suklaapuoti

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenhunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally stop by Katajanokka.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki road trip planning site.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in Helsinki, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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