5 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly:  5 h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Berlin

3
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.
Attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Hietaranta Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, walk around Sibelius Monument, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Helsinki trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get little chillier in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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