6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  30 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thenget to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo, thenadmire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planner.

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 changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In December, Helsinki is slightly colder than London - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel route app.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Helsinki in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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