5 days in Lapland & Finland Itinerary

5 days in Lapland & Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 3rd (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning tool.

Bologna, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bologna to Rovaniemi. When traveling from Bologna in August, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in August, you will find days in Helsinki are somewhat warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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