6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Lahti
— Few hours
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). We've included these beaches for you: Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki driving holiday planning tool.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Helsinki is 2 hours. When traveling from London in January, plan for cooler days in Helsinki, with highs around °C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): make a trip to Musical Fountain and then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Lahti trip itinerary tool.

Take a train from Helsinki to Lahti in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Lahti, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

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night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 22nd (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi online attractions planner.

You can fly from Lahti to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lahti in January, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Museums
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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