5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip itinerary builder.

Aalborg, Denmark to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Aalborg in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks 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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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): kick your exploration up a notch at Levi Ski Resort.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Parks Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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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 28th (Fri), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenmake a trip to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence and then get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Levi in December, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back 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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