6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

2
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.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in December, things will get little chillier in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

2
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.
On the 24th (Tue), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort and then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Levi online trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Helsinki to Levi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In December, Levi is a bit cooler than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip website .

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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