6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  28 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  4 h
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Brisbane

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day
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 16th (Sat): stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip maker site .

Brisbane, Australia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Brisbane to Rovaniemi. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Brisbane in May: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 12°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Helsinki vacation planner.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in May, with highs in Helsinki at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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