6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly + train:  4​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Dubai

1
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 15th (Sat): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, stop by LAURI, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi travel route planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi is minus 2 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Shopping
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 16th (Sun), kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, get engrossed in the history at Emil Aaltosen Museo, take in the exciting artwork at Haihara Art Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Laukko Manor, and finally view the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga. On the next day, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then stop by Tallipihan Suklaapuoti, and finally contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere day trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect Tampere to be somewhat warmer, temps between 0°C and -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing
Emil Aaltosen Museo ©
Emil Aaltosen Museo

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 18th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then wander the streets of Katajanokka, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip site .

Traveling by train from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Tampere in December, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around -3°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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