6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 15th (Sat), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Shopping
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2
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, take an in-depth tour of Emil Aaltosen Museo, take in the exciting artwork at Haihara Art Centre, then view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, then look for gifts at Tallipihan Suklaapuoti, and then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, things will get a bit warmer in Tampere: highs are around 0°C and lows about -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

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Laukko Manor ©
Art Gallery
Laukko Manor
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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 18th (Tue): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then wander the streets of Katajanokka, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki route planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tampere in December, you will find days in Helsinki are somewhat warmer (3°C), and nights are about the same (-3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums
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