5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 23rd (Sat), look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi road trip planning website.

Muscat, Oman to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In November, Rovaniemi is colder than Muscat - with highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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Santa Claus Office

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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 24th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On your second day here, take a stroll through Katajanokka, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip website.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in November, with highs in Helsinki at 5°C and lows at 0°C. On the 26th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Temppeliaukio Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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