5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Muscat
Fly:  13 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  4 h
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Muscat

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary planner.

Muscat, Oman to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Muscat in June, things will get much colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 18°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stop by Katajanokka, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, stop by Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir, thenshop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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