5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
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 9th (Sun): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi holiday planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in September: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 13°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Shopping, #Wildlife
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Safaris

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.
On the 10th (Mon), stroll through Sibelius Monument, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then browse the exhibits of Fortress of Suomenlinna, then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker tool .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. While traveling from Rovaniemi, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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