6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Kuusamo
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 30​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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night
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.
On the 17th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, and finally pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): make a trip to Senate Square, then meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, then learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki itinerary app .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 19th (Wed), experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then do sightseeing your way with Ruka Adventures Day Tours.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kuusamo route planner .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Kuusamo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get little chillier in Kuusamo: highs are around -5°C and lows about -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Tours Outdoors
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Ruka Adventures Day Tours ©
Ruka Adventures Day Tours

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 20th (Thu), find something for the whole family at SantaPark, see Santa Claus Office, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour app .

Traveling by bus from Kuusamo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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