6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Helsinki is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): trek along Paha-Koli Hill, hike along Akka-Koli Hill, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Koli National Park trip builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Koli National Park. August in Koli National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

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 20th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. August in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Nature Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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