6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Philadelphia
Train + Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  16 h 15 min
End: Philadelphia

1
night
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 6th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip website.

Philadelphia, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Helsinki is 7 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 37°F and lows reach 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Levi Ski Resort and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, then have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Levi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, Levi is slightly colder than Helsinki - with highs of 22°F and lows of 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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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 10th (Tue): see Santa Claus Office and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°F and lows of 11°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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