6 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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Helsinki

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then stroll around The Esplanadi Park, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and finally get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

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

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then take an in-depth tour of Samiland, and finally hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Levi trip website.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, Levi is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Museums · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Fun & Games
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Samiland ©
Samiland

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): look for gifts at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Shopping
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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