5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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 14th (Sun): see Santa Claus Office and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

Make your Rovaniemi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

New Delhi, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Rovaniemi. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in October: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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.
On the 15th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, thenstroll around Sibelius Monument, and finally take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, thenmake a trip to Senate Square, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki journey builder tool.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in October, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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