6 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 day
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Saariselka
— 1 night
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Kittila
— 2 nights

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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 12th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach and then stop by Ullanlinna.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

Guatemala City, Guatemala to Helsinki is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 8 hours. Traveling from Guatemala City in February, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 0°C and -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

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night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
On the 13th (Wed), stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka travel route builder.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Saariselka takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in February, expect Saariselka to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Seven Fells Up, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kittila itinerary planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Kittila in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Kittila are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Akaslompolo, Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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